Buyo, Municipality of Claveria, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityClaveria
Postal code5419
Population (2015)2,007
Philippine major island(s)Burias
Coordinates12.8503, 123.2728

Buyo is a barangay in the municipality of Claveria, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,007. This represented 4.59% of the total population of Claveria.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buyo is 10 to 14, with 291 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 148
1 to 4234
5 to 9276
10 to 14291
15 to 19203
20 to 24140
25 to 29110
30 to 34126
35 to 39110
40 to 44102
45 to 4981
50 to 5463
55 to 5972
60 to 6448
65 to 6950
70 to 7424
75 to 7917
80 and over12
Total2,007

Historical population

The population of Buyo grew from 1,191 in 1990 to 2,007 in 2015, an increase of 816 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.32%, or an increase of 134 people, from the previous population of 1,873 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,191
1,6666.49%
1,7501.06%
1,9741.67%
1,873-1.89%
2,0071.32%

Location

Buyo is situated at approximately 12.8503, 123.2728, in the island of Burias. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 158.0 meters or 518.4 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.