Buhisan, 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)1,290
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.7187, 126.1032

Buhisan 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 1,290. This represented 5.66% 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 Buhisan is 5 to 9, with 170 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 140
1 to 4168
5 to 9170
10 to 14163
15 to 19148
20 to 24130
25 to 2996
30 to 3479
35 to 3958
40 to 4452
45 to 4943
50 to 5446
55 to 5934
60 to 6427
65 to 6918
70 to 744
75 to 796
80 and over8
Total1,290

Historical population

The population of Buhisan grew from 291 in 1990 to 1,290 in 2015, an increase of 999 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.01%, or an increase of 128 people, from the previous population of 1,162 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
291
4036.29%
5396.43%
1,16411.20%
1,162-0.06%
1,2902.01%

Location

Buhisan is situated at approximately 8.7187, 126.1032, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 331.9 meters or 1,088.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buhisan 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.