Balud, City of Borongan, Province of Eastern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceEastern Samar
CityBorongan
Postal code6800
Population (2015)3,682
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates11.6172, 125.4140

Balud is a barangay in the city of Borongan, in the province of Eastern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,682. This represented 5.31% of the total population of Borongan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balud is 5 to 9, with 397 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 42 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 191
1 to 4315
5 to 9397
10 to 14396
15 to 19373
20 to 24332
25 to 29304
30 to 34246
35 to 39237
40 to 44186
45 to 49200
50 to 54163
55 to 59123
60 to 6492
65 to 6980
70 to 7458
75 to 7947
80 and over42
Total3,682

Historical population

The population of Balud grew from 2,117 in 1990 to 3,682 in 2015, an increase of 1,565 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.14%, or an increase of 212 people, from the previous population of 3,470 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,117
2,6454.26%
2,8681.75%
2,517-1.78%
3,47012.40%
3,6821.14%

Location

Balud is situated at approximately 11.6172, 125.4140, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 59.9 meters or 196.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balud 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.