Bugtong, Municipality of Barcelona, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityBarcelona
Postal code4712
Population (2015)430
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.8615, 124.1009

Bugtong is a barangay in the municipality of Barcelona, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 430. This represented 2.05% of the total population of Barcelona.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bugtong is 10 to 14, with 48 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 111
1 to 430
5 to 945
10 to 1448
15 to 1939
20 to 2431
25 to 2924
30 to 3426
35 to 3930
40 to 4429
45 to 4917
50 to 5422
55 to 5923
60 to 6414
65 to 6911
70 to 7410
75 to 7913
80 and over7
Total430

Historical population

The population of Bugtong fell from 511 in 1990 to 430 in 2015, a decrease of 81 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.10%, or an increase of 24 people, from the previous population of 406 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
511
5651.90%
485-3.22%
478-0.20%
406-5.77%
4301.10%

Location

Bugtong is situated at approximately 12.8615, 124.1009, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 45.8 meters or 150.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bugtong 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.