Escuala, Municipality of Casiguran, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityCasiguran
Postal code4702
Population (2015)1,164
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.8233, 124.0473

Escuala is a barangay in the municipality of Casiguran, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,164. This represented 3.54% of the total population of Casiguran.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Escuala is 5 to 9, with 151 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 128
1 to 4116
5 to 9151
10 to 14128
15 to 19127
20 to 2497
25 to 2980
30 to 3452
35 to 3963
40 to 4463
45 to 4974
50 to 5445
55 to 5952
60 to 6431
65 to 6924
70 to 7411
75 to 799
80 and over13
Total1,164

Historical population

The population of Escuala grew from 722 in 1990 to 1,164 in 2015, an increase of 442 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.17%, or an increase of 225 people, from the previous population of 939 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
722
8523.15%
9712.84%
9720.01%
939-1.25%
1,1644.17%

Location

Escuala is situated at approximately 12.8233, 124.0473, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 153.0 meters or 502.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Escuala 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.