Barangay 15, Municipality of Dolores, Province of Eastern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceEastern Samar
MunicipalityDolores
Postal code6817
Population (2015)2,249
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.0468, 125.4858

Barangay 15, 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 2,249. This represented 5.25% 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 15 is 10 to 14, with 315 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 19 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 151
1 to 4203
5 to 9264
10 to 14315
15 to 19259
20 to 24192
25 to 29114
30 to 34134
35 to 39129
40 to 44139
45 to 49114
50 to 5486
55 to 5977
60 to 6453
65 to 6938
70 to 7443
75 to 7919
80 and over19
Total2,249

Historical population

The population of Barangay 15 grew from 876 in 1990 to 2,249 in 2015, an increase of 1,373 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.40%, or an increase of 455 people, from the previous population of 1,794 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
876
1,1885.87%
1,3893.41%
1,6192.14%
1,7943.81%
2,2494.40%

Location

Barangay 15 is situated at approximately 12.0468, 125.4858, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 5.6 meters or 18.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Barangay 15 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.