Dao, Municipality of Oras, Province of Eastern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceEastern Samar
MunicipalityOras
Postal code6818
Population (2015)2,859
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.1127, 125.4294

Dao is a barangay in the municipality of Oras, in the province of Eastern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,859. This represented 7.82% of the total population of Oras.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Dao is 10 to 14, with 391 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 171
1 to 4277
5 to 9368
10 to 14391
15 to 19345
20 to 24209
25 to 29168
30 to 34172
35 to 39152
40 to 44137
45 to 49127
50 to 54107
55 to 5999
60 to 6475
65 to 6965
70 to 7446
75 to 7933
80 and over17
Total2,859

Historical population

The population of Dao grew from 1,811 in 1990 to 2,859 in 2015, an increase of 1,048 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.82%, or an increase of 258 people, from the previous population of 2,601 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,811
2,0742.57%
2,2291.56%
2,4201.14%
2,6012.66%
2,8591.82%

Location

Dao is situated at approximately 12.1127, 125.4294, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 13.1 meters or 43.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Dao 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.