Bagtong, Municipality of Salcedo, Province of Eastern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceEastern Samar
MunicipalitySalcedo
Postal code6807
Population (2015)1,815
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates11.1358, 125.6746

Bagtong is a barangay in the municipality of Salcedo, in the province of Eastern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,815. This represented 8.06% of the total population of Salcedo.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bagtong is 20 to 24, with 206 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 70 to 74, and 80 and over, with 28 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 131
1 to 4123
5 to 9185
10 to 14196
15 to 19195
20 to 24206
25 to 29138
30 to 34108
35 to 3993
40 to 4490
45 to 49101
50 to 5477
55 to 5983
60 to 6453
65 to 6947
70 to 7428
75 to 7933
80 and over28
Total1,815

Historical population

The population of Bagtong grew from 1,367 in 1990 to 1,815 in 2015, an increase of 448 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.97%, or an increase of 259 people, from the previous population of 1,556 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,367
1,151-3.17%
1,3052.73%
1,5322.24%
1,5560.57%
1,8152.97%

Location

Bagtong is situated at approximately 11.1358, 125.6746, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 6.4 meters or 21.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bagtong 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.