Bato, City of Borongan, Province of Eastern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceEastern Samar
CityBorongan
Postal code6800
Population (2015)3,471
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates11.5710, 125.4144

Bato is a barangay in the city of Borongan, in the province of Eastern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,471. This represented 5.01% of the total population of Borongan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bato is 10 to 14, with 374 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 36 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 176
1 to 4273
5 to 9367
10 to 14374
15 to 19344
20 to 24280
25 to 29240
30 to 34242
35 to 39254
40 to 44231
45 to 49212
50 to 54155
55 to 59128
60 to 6496
65 to 6962
70 to 7461
75 to 7940
80 and over36
Total3,471

Historical population

The population of Bato grew from 2,216 in 1990 to 3,471 in 2015, an increase of 1,255 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.59%, or an increase of 106 people, from the previous population of 3,365 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,216
2,7734.29%
3,0702.21%
3,0900.09%
3,3653.15%
3,4710.59%

Location

Bato is situated at approximately 11.5710, 125.4144, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 120.2 meters or 394.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bato 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.