Barangay 12, Municipality of Dolores, Province of Eastern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceEastern Samar
MunicipalityDolores
Postal code6817
Population (2015)1,732
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.0352, 125.4841

Barangay 12, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Dolores, in the province of Eastern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,732. This represented 4.04% of the total population of Dolores.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Barangay 12 is 15 to 19, with 222 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 140
1 to 4154
5 to 9176
10 to 14217
15 to 19222
20 to 24201
25 to 29126
30 to 3491
35 to 3980
40 to 4499
45 to 4990
50 to 5472
55 to 5959
60 to 6432
65 to 6921
70 to 7418
75 to 7917
80 and over17
Total1,732

Historical population

The population of Barangay 12 grew from 634 in 1990 to 1,732 in 2015, an increase of 1,098 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.99%, or an increase of 391 people, from the previous population of 1,341 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
634
9507.87%
773-4.32%
1,3768.28%
1,341-0.93%
1,7324.99%

Location

Barangay 12 is situated at approximately 12.0352, 125.4841, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 2.2 meters or 7.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Barangay 12 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.