Western Poblacion, Municipality of Baras, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
MunicipalityBaras
Postal code4803
Population (2015)233
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Coordinates13.6593, 124.3703

Western Poblacion is a barangay in the municipality of Baras, in the province of Catanduanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 233. This represented 1.81% of the total population of Baras.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Western Poblacion is 20 to 24, with 27 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 15
1 to 419
5 to 919
10 to 1422
15 to 1925
20 to 2427
25 to 2918
30 to 3415
35 to 3913
40 to 4413
45 to 4914
50 to 549
55 to 594
60 to 646
65 to 6912
70 to 744
75 to 795
80 and over3
Total233

Historical population

The population of Western Poblacion grew from 200 in 1990 to 233 in 2015, an increase of 33 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.58%, or an increase of 7 people, from the previous population of 226 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
200
2504.27%
249-0.09%
238-0.62%
226-1.87%
2330.58%

Location

Western Poblacion is situated at approximately 13.6593, 124.3703, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 3.8 meters or 12.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Western Poblacion 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.