Buyo, Municipality of San Fernando, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalitySan Fernando
Postal code5416
Population (2015)987
Philippine major island(s)Ticao
Coordinates12.4677, 123.7578

Buyo is a barangay in the municipality of San Fernando, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 987. This represented 4.28% of the total population of San Fernando.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buyo is 10 to 14, with 122 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 113
1 to 478
5 to 9112
10 to 14122
15 to 19115
20 to 2495
25 to 2948
30 to 3443
35 to 3959
40 to 4459
45 to 4960
50 to 5439
55 to 5939
60 to 6430
65 to 6923
70 to 7414
75 to 7919
80 and over19
Total987

Historical population

The population of Buyo fell from 1,004 in 1990 to 987 in 2015, a decrease of 17 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.66%, or a decrease of 91 people, from the previous population of 1,078 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,004
778-4.67%
8702.43%
9080.59%
1,0786.45%
987-1.66%

Location

Buyo is situated at approximately 12.4677, 123.7578, in the island of Ticao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 12.3 meters or 40.4 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.