Batunan, Municipality of Tagbina, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityTagbina
Postal code8308
Population (2015)839
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.4296, 126.1341

Batunan is a barangay in the municipality of Tagbina, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 839. This represented 2.16% of the total population of Tagbina.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Batunan is 20 to 24, with 104 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 135
1 to 488
5 to 999
10 to 1492
15 to 1988
20 to 24104
25 to 2972
30 to 3456
35 to 3941
40 to 4447
45 to 4941
50 to 5418
55 to 5916
60 to 6416
65 to 6910
70 to 746
75 to 793
80 and over7
Total839

Historical population

The population of Batunan grew from 282 in 1990 to 839 in 2015, an increase of 557 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 10.65%, or an increase of 346 people, from the previous population of 493 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
282
3815.80%
3850.22%
4512.21%
4933.29%
83910.65%

Location

Batunan is situated at approximately 8.4296, 126.1341, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 24.0 meters or 78.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Batunan 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.