Paypayon, Municipality of Oras, Province of Eastern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceEastern Samar
MunicipalityOras
Postal code6818
Population (2015)3,302
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.1630, 125.4112

Paypayon, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Oras, in the province of Eastern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,302. This represented 9.04% of the total population of Oras.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Paypayon is 10 to 14, with 396 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 33 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 167
1 to 4308
5 to 9383
10 to 14396
15 to 19356
20 to 24270
25 to 29205
30 to 34186
35 to 39226
40 to 44179
45 to 49138
50 to 54160
55 to 59137
60 to 64103
65 to 6961
70 to 7454
75 to 7940
80 and over33
Total3,302

Historical population

The population of Paypayon grew from 1,891 in 1990 to 3,302 in 2015, an increase of 1,411 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.71%, or an increase of 433 people, from the previous population of 2,869 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,891
2,2703.48%
2,5832.81%
2,7781.01%
2,8691.18%
3,3022.71%

Location

Paypayon is situated at approximately 12.1630, 125.4112, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.1 meters or 29.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Paypayon 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.