Poblacion Ward 8, Municipality of Guiuan, Province of Eastern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceEastern Samar
MunicipalityGuiuan
Postal code6809
Population (2015)2,480
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates11.0372, 125.7245

Poblacion Ward 8 is a barangay in the municipality of Guiuan, in the province of Eastern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,480. This represented 4.68% of the total population of Guiuan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Poblacion Ward 8 is 15 to 19, with 285 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 28 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 147
1 to 4184
5 to 9262
10 to 14260
15 to 19285
20 to 24248
25 to 29177
30 to 34180
35 to 39158
40 to 44140
45 to 49130
50 to 54116
55 to 5988
60 to 6454
65 to 6961
70 to 7430
75 to 7928
80 and over32
Total2,480

Historical population

The population of Poblacion Ward 8 grew from 1,499 in 1990 to 2,480 in 2015, an increase of 981 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.69%, or an increase of 323 people, from the previous population of 2,157 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,499
1,6101.35%
1,6810.93%
2,0863.02%
2,1571.23%
2,4802.69%

Location

Poblacion Ward 8 is situated at approximately 11.0372, 125.7245, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 16.0 meters or 52.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Poblacion Ward 8 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.