Puraran, Municipality of Baras, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
MunicipalityBaras
Postal code4803
Population (2015)336
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Coordinates13.6852, 124.3907

Puraran is a barangay in the municipality of Baras, in the province of Catanduanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 336. This represented 2.62% of the total population of Baras.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Puraran is 5 to 9, with 42 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 60 to 64, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 16
1 to 426
5 to 942
10 to 1439
15 to 1929
20 to 2428
25 to 2922
30 to 3420
35 to 3918
40 to 4420
45 to 4926
50 to 549
55 to 5910
60 to 643
65 to 6910
70 to 748
75 to 7913
80 and over7
Total336

Historical population

The population of Puraran grew from 251 in 1990 to 336 in 2015, an increase of 85 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.55%, or an increase of 26 people, from the previous population of 310 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
251
3154.35%
311-0.27%
3110.00%
310-0.12%
3361.55%

Location

Puraran is situated at approximately 13.6852, 124.3907, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 106.4 meters or 349.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Puraran 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.