Santa Elena, Municipality of Virac, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
MunicipalityVirac
Postal code4800
Population (2015)786
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Coordinates13.5859, 124.2274

Santa Elena, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Virac, in the province of Catanduanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 786. This represented 1.07% of the total population of Virac.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Santa Elena is 15 to 19, with 89 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 110
1 to 435
5 to 972
10 to 1479
15 to 1989
20 to 2480
25 to 2967
30 to 3454
35 to 3942
40 to 4445
45 to 4940
50 to 5444
55 to 5938
60 to 6431
65 to 6923
70 to 7415
75 to 798
80 and over14
Total786

Historical population

The population of Santa Elena fell from 935 in 1990 to 786 in 2015, a decrease of 149 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.12%, or a decrease of 48 people, from the previous population of 834 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
935
904-0.63%
902-0.05%
869-0.51%
834-1.49%
786-1.12%

Location

Santa Elena is situated at approximately 13.5859, 124.2274, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 6.5 meters or 21.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Santa Elena 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.