Buenavista, Municipality of Arteche, Province of Eastern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceEastern Samar
MunicipalityArteche
Postal code6822
Population (2015)463
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.2618, 125.4345

Buenavista is a barangay in the municipality of Arteche, in the province of Eastern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 463. This represented 2.89% of the total population of Arteche.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buenavista is 5 to 9, with 58 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 60 to 64, and 80 and over, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 118
1 to 439
5 to 958
10 to 1449
15 to 1950
20 to 2447
25 to 2935
30 to 3440
35 to 3919
40 to 4422
45 to 4920
50 to 5419
55 to 5914
60 to 645
65 to 6910
70 to 747
75 to 796
80 and over5
Total463

Historical population

The population of Buenavista grew from 206 in 1990 to 463 in 2015, an increase of 257 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.04%, or an increase of 87 people, from the previous population of 376 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
206
2362.58%
2793.65%
3422.85%
3763.51%
4634.04%

Location

Buenavista is situated at approximately 12.2618, 125.4345, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.8 meters or 28.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buenavista 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.