Baras, Municipality of Canaman, Province of Camarines Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCamarines Sur
MunicipalityCanaman
Postal code4402
Population (2015)2,431
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates13.6520, 123.1731

Baras, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Canaman, in the province of Camarines Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,431. This represented 7.11% of the total population of Canaman.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Baras is 15 to 19, with 407 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 15 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 142
1 to 4190
5 to 9235
10 to 14234
15 to 19407
20 to 24219
25 to 29176
30 to 34152
35 to 39135
40 to 44129
45 to 49144
50 to 54106
55 to 5973
60 to 6477
65 to 6954
70 to 7426
75 to 7917
80 and over15
Total2,431

Historical population

The population of Baras grew from 1,755 in 1990 to 2,431 in 2015, an increase of 676 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.31%, or an increase of 161 people, from the previous population of 2,270 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,755
2,0352.81%
2,2261.94%
2,3110.52%
2,270-0.65%
2,4311.31%

Location

Baras is situated at approximately 13.6520, 123.1731, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1.7 meters or 5.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Baras 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.