Poblacion No. 8, City of Dumaguete, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
CityDumaguete
Postal code6200
Population (2015)2,214
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.3027, 123.3050

Poblacion No. 8, formerly Barangay 8, is a barangay in the city of Dumaguete, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,214. This represented 1.69% of the total population of Dumaguete.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Poblacion No. 8 is 20 to 24, with 250 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 22 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 123
1 to 4148
5 to 9170
10 to 14183
15 to 19238
20 to 24250
25 to 29188
30 to 34190
35 to 39154
40 to 44129
45 to 49120
50 to 54111
55 to 59107
60 to 6470
65 to 6949
70 to 7431
75 to 7931
80 and over22
Total2,214

Historical population

The population of Poblacion No. 8 fell from 2,884 in 1990 to 2,214 in 2015, a decrease of 670 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.23%, or a decrease of 149 people, from the previous population of 2,363 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,884
2,9190.23%
2,436-3.80%
2,160-1.64%
2,3633.32%
2,214-1.23%

Location

Poblacion No. 8 is situated at approximately 9.3027, 123.3050, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.8 meters or 32.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Poblacion No. 8 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.