Taromata, Municipality of Bulan, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityBulan
Postal code4706
Population (2015)1,441
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.6284, 123.9688

Taromata is a barangay in the municipality of Bulan, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,441. This represented 1.44% of the total population of Bulan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Taromata is 5 to 9, with 188 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 141
1 to 4155
5 to 9188
10 to 14180
15 to 19159
20 to 24134
25 to 29111
30 to 3497
35 to 3978
40 to 4466
45 to 4962
50 to 5437
55 to 5938
60 to 6430
65 to 6930
70 to 7422
75 to 796
80 and over7
Total1,441

Historical population

The population of Taromata grew from 1,389 in 1990 to 1,441 in 2015, an increase of 52 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.11%, or an increase of 275 people, from the previous population of 1,166 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,389
1,135-3.71%
1,2782.58%
1,176-1.14%
1,166-0.31%
1,4414.11%

Location

Taromata is situated at approximately 12.6284, 123.9688, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 246.3 meters or 808.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Taromata 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.