Daro, City of Dumaguete, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
CityDumaguete
Postal code6200
Population (2015)6,580
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.3157, 123.3047

Daro is a barangay in the city of Dumaguete, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 6,580. This represented 5.01% of the total population of Dumaguete.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Daro is 15 to 19, with 857 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 72 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 172
1 to 4303
5 to 9431
10 to 14446
15 to 19857
20 to 24817
25 to 29605
30 to 34499
35 to 39409
40 to 44356
45 to 49384
50 to 54379
55 to 59280
60 to 64245
65 to 69185
70 to 74118
75 to 7985
80 and over109
Total6,580

Historical population

The population of Daro grew from 5,222 in 1990 to 6,580 in 2015, an increase of 1,358 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.61%, or an increase of 207 people, from the previous population of 6,373 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
5,222
6,2243.34%
6,9512.40%
6,721-0.46%
6,373-1.92%
6,5800.61%

Location

Daro is situated at approximately 9.3157, 123.3047, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 13.6 meters or 44.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Daro 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.