San Rafael, Municipality of Bulan, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityBulan
Postal code4706
Population (2015)1,847
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.6536, 123.8869

San Rafael is a barangay in the municipality of Bulan, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,847. This represented 1.85% of the total population of Bulan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in San Rafael is 10 to 14, with 227 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 70 to 74, and 80 and over, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 142
1 to 4184
5 to 9226
10 to 14227
15 to 19217
20 to 24149
25 to 29126
30 to 34110
35 to 39104
40 to 4497
45 to 4991
50 to 5469
55 to 5974
60 to 6448
65 to 6938
70 to 7414
75 to 7917
80 and over14
Total1,847

Historical population

The population of San Rafael grew from 1,178 in 1990 to 1,847 in 2015, an increase of 669 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.73%, or an increase of 244 people, from the previous population of 1,603 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,178
1,2451.04%
1,3631.96%
1,5471.76%
1,6031.30%
1,8472.73%

Location

San Rafael is situated at approximately 12.6536, 123.8869, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 5.1 meters or 16.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

San Rafael 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.