Buatong, 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 (2015)1,837
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.7088, 126.1069

Buatong is a barangay in the municipality of San Agustin, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,837. This represented 8.06% of the total population of San Agustin.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buatong is 5 to 9, with 212 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 147
1 to 4172
5 to 9212
10 to 14193
15 to 19209
20 to 24206
25 to 29155
30 to 34112
35 to 3992
40 to 4492
45 to 4991
50 to 5470
55 to 5950
60 to 6446
65 to 6934
70 to 7433
75 to 7911
80 and over12
Total1,837

Historical population

The population of Buatong grew from 1,172 in 1990 to 1,837 in 2015, an increase of 665 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.85%, or an increase of 80 people, from the previous population of 1,757 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,172
1,065-1.78%
1,2924.23%
1,6033.02%
1,7573.40%
1,8370.85%

Location

Buatong is situated at approximately 8.7088, 126.1069, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 283.1 meters or 928.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buatong 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.