Tarusan, Municipality of Hinatuan, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityHinatuan
Postal code8310
Population (2015)660
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.3477, 126.2877

Tarusan is a barangay in the municipality of Hinatuan, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 660. This represented 1.66% of the total population of Hinatuan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tarusan is 10 to 14, with 83 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 450
5 to 977
10 to 1483
15 to 1966
20 to 2450
25 to 2940
30 to 3440
35 to 3943
40 to 4432
45 to 4942
50 to 5425
55 to 5923
60 to 6426
65 to 6916
70 to 7415
75 to 7913
80 and over7
Total660

Historical population

The population of Tarusan fell from 735 in 1990 to 660 in 2015, a decrease of 75 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.80%, or an increase of 59 people, from the previous population of 601 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
735
574-4.53%
6944.15%
590-2.21%
6010.67%
6601.80%

Location

Tarusan is situated at approximately 8.3477, 126.2877, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 32.7 meters or 107.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tarusan 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.