Buang, Municipality of Bacacay, Province of Albay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceAlbay
MunicipalityBacacay
Postal code4509
Population (2015)1,337
Philippine major island(s)Cagraray
Coordinates13.3420, 123.8653

Buang is a barangay in the municipality of Bacacay, in the province of Albay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,337. This represented 1.94% of the total population of Bacacay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buang is 10 to 14, with 194 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 136
1 to 4146
5 to 9183
10 to 14194
15 to 19126
20 to 2474
25 to 2983
30 to 3487
35 to 3954
40 to 4472
45 to 4963
50 to 5457
55 to 5950
60 to 6442
65 to 6926
70 to 7426
75 to 796
80 and over12
Total1,337

Historical population

The population of Buang grew from 1,153 in 1990 to 1,337 in 2015, an increase of 184 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.03%, or an increase of 70 people, from the previous population of 1,267 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,153
1,4013.72%
1,352-0.76%
1,317-0.36%
1,267-1.40%
1,3371.03%

Location

Buang is situated at approximately 13.3420, 123.8653, in the island of Cagraray. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 25.1 meters or 82.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buang shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.