Buyo, Municipality of Virac, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
MunicipalityVirac
Postal code4800
Population (2015)1,589
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Coordinates13.6243, 124.1713

Buyo is a barangay in the municipality of Virac, in the province of Catanduanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,589. This represented 2.16% of the total population of Virac.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age groups with the highest population in Buyo are in the ranges 10 to 14, and 15 to 19, with 181 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 131
1 to 4171
5 to 9178
10 to 14181
15 to 19181
20 to 24172
25 to 29146
30 to 34100
35 to 3992
40 to 4463
45 to 4961
50 to 5463
55 to 5944
60 to 6448
65 to 6924
70 to 747
75 to 7914
80 and over13
Total1,589

Historical population

The population of Buyo grew from 1,001 in 1990 to 1,589 in 2015, an increase of 588 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.78%, or an increase of 213 people, from the previous population of 1,376 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,001
1,1943.36%
1,188-0.11%
1,2831.07%
1,3762.58%
1,5892.78%

Location

Buyo is situated at approximately 13.6243, 124.1713, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 255.7 meters or 838.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buyo 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.