Barangay 2, Municipality of Dolores, Province of Eastern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceEastern Samar
MunicipalityDolores
Postal code6817
Population (2015)3,203
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.0411, 125.4489

Barangay 2, 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 3,203. This represented 7.47% 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 2 is 15 to 19, with 426 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 30 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 169
1 to 4290
5 to 9364
10 to 14371
15 to 19426
20 to 24304
25 to 29225
30 to 34184
35 to 39168
40 to 44165
45 to 49144
50 to 54140
55 to 5998
60 to 6475
65 to 6962
70 to 7448
75 to 7940
80 and over30
Total3,203

Historical population

The population of Barangay 2 grew from 1,000 in 1990 to 3,203 in 2015, an increase of 2,203 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.97%, or an increase of 841 people, from the previous population of 2,362 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,000
1,5248.21%
1,7052.44%
2,1583.30%
2,3623.34%
3,2035.97%

Location

Barangay 2 is situated at approximately 12.0411, 125.4489, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.8 meters or 25.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Barangay 2 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.