Bato, Municipality of Santa Cruz, Province of Davao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionDavao Region (Region XI)
ProvinceDavao del Sur
MunicipalitySanta Cruz
Postal code8001
Population (2015)6,965
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.7912, 125.3795

Bato is a barangay in the municipality of Santa Cruz, in the province of Davao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 6,965. This represented 7.65% of the total population of Santa Cruz.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bato is 5 to 9, with 809 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 48 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1185
1 to 4696
5 to 9809
10 to 14681
15 to 19617
20 to 24572
25 to 29594
30 to 34520
35 to 39409
40 to 44421
45 to 49383
50 to 54287
55 to 59275
60 to 64204
65 to 69127
70 to 7478
75 to 7959
80 and over48
Total6,965

Historical population

The population of Bato grew from 3,697 in 1990 to 6,965 in 2015, an increase of 3,268 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.06%, or an increase of 1,314 people, from the previous population of 5,651 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,697
4,2142.48%
4,4921.38%
5,5883.06%
5,6510.41%
6,9654.06%

Location

Bato is situated at approximately 6.7912, 125.3795, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 93.7 meters or 307.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bato 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.