Buhatan, City of Sorsogon, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
CitySorsogon City
Postal code4700
Population (2015)3,395
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.9615, 124.0557

Buhatan is a barangay in Sorsogon City, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,395. This represented 2.02% of the total population of Sorsogon City.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buhatan is 5 to 9, with 368 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 28 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 164
1 to 4281
5 to 9368
10 to 14365
15 to 19364
20 to 24310
25 to 29265
30 to 34205
35 to 39216
40 to 44171
45 to 49180
50 to 54178
55 to 59143
60 to 6497
65 to 6983
70 to 7445
75 to 7928
80 and over32
Total3,395

Historical population

The population of Buhatan grew from 1,989 in 1990 to 3,395 in 2015, an increase of 1,406 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.36%, or an increase of 232 people, from the previous population of 3,163 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,989
2,1711.65%
2,3952.13%
2,8582.47%
3,1633.76%
3,3951.36%

Location

Buhatan is situated at approximately 12.9615, 124.0557, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 35.6 meters or 116.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buhatan 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.