Boton, Municipality of Casiguran, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityCasiguran
Postal code4702
Population (2015)2,341
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.9274, 124.0497

Boton is a barangay in the municipality of Casiguran, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,341. This represented 7.13% of the total population of Casiguran.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Boton is 15 to 19, with 297 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 29 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 151
1 to 4200
5 to 9249
10 to 14284
15 to 19297
20 to 24159
25 to 29140
30 to 34122
35 to 39138
40 to 44139
45 to 49137
50 to 54111
55 to 5986
60 to 6470
65 to 6947
70 to 7442
75 to 7940
80 and over29
Total2,341

Historical population

The population of Boton grew from 1,833 in 1990 to 2,341 in 2015, an increase of 508 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.09%, or an increase of 130 people, from the previous population of 2,211 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,833
2,0842.43%
2,1891.06%
2,164-0.16%
2,2110.79%
2,3411.09%

Location

Boton is situated at approximately 12.9274, 124.0497, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.7 meters or 25.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Boton 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.