Recto, Municipality of Bulan, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityBulan
Postal code4706
Population (2015)401
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.7318, 123.8803

Recto is a barangay in the municipality of Bulan, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 401. This represented 0.40% of the total population of Bulan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Recto is 10 to 14, with 59 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 65 to 69, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 15
1 to 444
5 to 953
10 to 1459
15 to 1952
20 to 2437
25 to 2930
30 to 3429
35 to 3919
40 to 4418
45 to 4913
50 to 5415
55 to 597
60 to 646
65 to 694
70 to 745
75 to 795
80 and over
Total401

Historical population

The population of Recto grew from 266 in 1990 to 401 in 2015, an increase of 135 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.08%, or an increase of 22 people, from the previous population of 379 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
266
2811.03%
261-1.57%
3393.67%
3794.14%
4011.08%

Location

Recto is situated at approximately 12.7318, 123.8803, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 58.0 meters or 190.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Recto 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.