Bretania, Municipality of San Agustin, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalitySan Agustin
Postal code8305
Population (2020)1,215
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.7000, 126.2076 (8° 42' North, 126° 12' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level9.3 meters (30.5 feet)

Bretania is a barangay in the municipality of San Agustin, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 1,215. This represented 5.32% of the total population of San Agustin.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Bretania in the 2015 Census was 937 broken down into 177 households or an average of 5.29 members per household.

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Number of households in Bretania (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
395705.64
476815.88
5321005.32
6961245.61
8411435.88
9371775.29

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bretania is 5 to 9, with 125 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 7 individuals.

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Population of Bretania by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 1293.00%
1 to 410510.87%
5 to 912512.94%
10 to 1410610.97%
15 to 1910210.56%
20 to 24959.83%
25 to 29626.42%
30 to 34676.94%
35 to 39414.24%
40 to 44616.31%
45 to 49515.28%
50 to 54434.45%
55 to 59303.11%
60 to 64151.55%
65 to 69101.04%
70 to 7470.72%
75 to 7990.93%
80 and over80.83%
Total966100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 64.37
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 6
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 70.37
  • Median Age: 20.84

Historical population

The population of Bretania grew from 395 in 1990 to 1,215 in 2020, an increase of 820 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a positive growth rate of 4.95%, or an increase of 249 people, from the previous population of 966 in 2015.

Population of Bretania (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
395
4763.56%
5322.41%
6963.78%
8417.13%
9662.67%
1,2154.95%

Location

Bretania is situated at approximately 8.7000, 126.2076, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.3 meters or 30.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

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

Notes

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