Bulawan, Municipality of Prieto Diaz, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityPrieto Diaz
Postal code4711
Population (2015)1,002
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates13.0311, 124.1600

Bulawan is a barangay in the municipality of Prieto Diaz, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,002. This represented 4.46% of the total population of Prieto Diaz.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bulawan is 10 to 14, with 124 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 119
1 to 499
5 to 9117
10 to 14124
15 to 1981
20 to 2491
25 to 2974
30 to 3481
35 to 3949
40 to 4451
45 to 4945
50 to 5434
55 to 5932
60 to 6433
65 to 6929
70 to 7423
75 to 7913
80 and over7
Total1,002

Historical population

The population of Bulawan grew from 697 in 1990 to 1,002 in 2015, an increase of 305 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.48%, or an increase of 165 people, from the previous population of 837 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
697
8363.47%
8560.51%
806-0.83%
8371.38%
1,0023.48%

Location

Bulawan is situated at approximately 13.0311, 124.1600, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 50.4 meters or 165.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bulawan 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.