Baras, Municipality of Donsol, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityDonsol
Postal code4715
Population (2015)369
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.9974, 123.6052

Baras is a barangay in the municipality of Donsol, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 369. This represented 0.74% of the total population of Donsol.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Baras is 10 to 14, with 55 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 111
1 to 436
5 to 941
10 to 1455
15 to 1935
20 to 2430
25 to 2917
30 to 3421
35 to 3920
40 to 4414
45 to 4920
50 to 5415
55 to 5914
60 to 6413
65 to 698
70 to 749
75 to 798
80 and over2
Total369

Historical population

The population of Baras grew from 295 in 1990 to 369 in 2015, an increase of 74 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.96%, or an increase of 18 people, from the previous population of 351 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
295
3322.24%
296-2.43%
3602.74%
351-0.92%
3690.96%

Location

Baras is situated at approximately 12.9974, 123.6052, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 34.6 meters or 113.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Baras 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.