Catumsan, Municipality of Arteche, Province of Eastern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceEastern Samar
MunicipalityArteche
Postal code6822
Population (2015)1,262
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.2693, 125.3212

Catumsan is a barangay in the municipality of Arteche, in the province of Eastern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,262. This represented 7.87% of the total population of Arteche.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Catumsan is 5 to 9, with 161 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 122
1 to 4112
5 to 9161
10 to 14157
15 to 19144
20 to 24116
25 to 29102
30 to 3480
35 to 3962
40 to 4473
45 to 4956
50 to 5436
55 to 5936
60 to 6421
65 to 6936
70 to 7419
75 to 7912
80 and over17
Total1,262

Historical population

The population of Catumsan grew from 989 in 1990 to 1,262 in 2015, an increase of 273 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.14%, or an increase of 133 people, from the previous population of 1,129 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
989
984-0.09%
9950.24%
1,0010.08%
1,1294.48%
1,2622.14%

Location

Catumsan is situated at approximately 12.2693, 125.3212, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 37.8 meters or 124.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Catumsan 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.