San Roque, Municipality of Oras, Province of Eastern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceEastern Samar
MunicipalityOras
Postal code6818
Population (2015)1,809
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.1694, 125.4152

San Roque, 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 1,809. This represented 4.95% of the total population of Oras.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age groups with the highest population in San Roque are in the ranges 10 to 14, and 15 to 19, with 219 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 19 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 151
1 to 4169
5 to 9217
10 to 14219
15 to 19219
20 to 24125
25 to 2998
30 to 34100
35 to 3999
40 to 44125
45 to 4976
50 to 5470
55 to 5954
60 to 6458
65 to 6959
70 to 7431
75 to 7920
80 and over19
Total1,809

Historical population

The population of San Roque grew from 1,002 in 1990 to 1,809 in 2015, an increase of 807 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.52%, or an increase of 375 people, from the previous population of 1,434 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,002
1,1262.21%
1,1680.79%
1,1860.21%
1,4347.16%
1,8094.52%

Location

San Roque is situated at approximately 12.1694, 125.4152, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 97.2 meters or 318.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

San Roque 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.