Tangbo, Municipality of Arteche, Province of Eastern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceEastern Samar
MunicipalityArteche
Postal code6822
Population (2015)1,393
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.2643, 125.3501

Tangbo is a barangay in the municipality of Arteche, in the province of Eastern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,393. This represented 8.69% of the total population of Arteche.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tangbo is 10 to 14, with 180 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 15 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 126
1 to 4149
5 to 9173
10 to 14180
15 to 19169
20 to 2488
25 to 2984
30 to 3467
35 to 3992
40 to 4483
45 to 4963
50 to 5455
55 to 5936
60 to 6434
65 to 6930
70 to 7428
75 to 7921
80 and over15
Total1,393

Historical population

The population of Tangbo grew from 945 in 1990 to 1,393 in 2015, an increase of 448 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.36%, or an increase of 26 people, from the previous population of 1,367 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
945
1,1183.20%
1,025-1.84%
1,2222.45%
1,3674.17%
1,3930.36%

Location

Tangbo is situated at approximately 12.2643, 125.3501, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 10.5 meters or 34.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tangbo 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.