Busay, Municipality of Magallanes, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityMagallanes
Postal code4705
Population (2015)604
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.8355, 123.9009

Busay is a barangay in the municipality of Magallanes, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 604. This represented 1.63% of the total population of Magallanes.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Busay is 5 to 9, with 90 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 122
1 to 466
5 to 990
10 to 1479
15 to 1961
20 to 2446
25 to 2950
30 to 3440
35 to 3932
40 to 4426
45 to 4928
50 to 5418
55 to 5913
60 to 6411
65 to 6910
70 to 744
75 to 796
80 and over2
Total604

Historical population

The population of Busay grew from 270 in 1990 to 604 in 2015, an increase of 334 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.22%, or an increase of 118 people, from the previous population of 486 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
270
254-1.14%
2923.03%
4606.47%
4862.02%
6044.22%

Location

Busay is situated at approximately 12.8355, 123.9009, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 19.7 meters or 64.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Busay shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

(Back to top)

Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.