Salug, Municipality of Guiuan, Province of Eastern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceEastern Samar
MunicipalityGuiuan
Postal code6809
Population (2015)1,837
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates11.0239, 125.7463

Salug is a barangay in the municipality of Guiuan, in the province of Eastern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,837. This represented 3.47% of the total population of Guiuan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Salug is 10 to 14, with 217 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 15 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 148
1 to 4155
5 to 9211
10 to 14217
15 to 19182
20 to 24154
25 to 29116
30 to 34136
35 to 39125
40 to 44104
45 to 4981
50 to 5472
55 to 5972
60 to 6438
65 to 6956
70 to 7432
75 to 7923
80 and over15
Total1,837

Historical population

The population of Salug grew from 935 in 1990 to 1,837 in 2015, an increase of 902 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 7.18%, or an increase of 561 people, from the previous population of 1,276 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
935
9610.52%
1,0511.94%
1,003-0.64%
1,2769.16%
1,8377.18%

Location

Salug is situated at approximately 11.0239, 125.7463, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.8 meters or 32.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Salug 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.