Bahay, Municipality of San Policarpo, Province of Eastern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceEastern Samar
MunicipalitySan Policarpo
Postal code6821
Population (2015)870
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.2001, 125.4747

Bahay is a barangay in the municipality of San Policarpo, in the province of Eastern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 870. This represented 5.92% of the total population of San Policarpo.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bahay is 5 to 9, with 109 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 116
1 to 488
5 to 9109
10 to 1499
15 to 1980
20 to 2467
25 to 2951
30 to 3446
35 to 3951
40 to 4454
45 to 4947
50 to 5431
55 to 5935
60 to 6431
65 to 6928
70 to 7421
75 to 797
80 and over9
Total870

Historical population

The population of Bahay grew from 741 in 1990 to 870 in 2015, an increase of 129 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.27%, or an increase of 56 people, from the previous population of 814 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
741
7881.16%
8040.43%
758-0.81%
8142.63%
8701.27%

Location

Bahay is situated at approximately 12.2001, 125.4747, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 25.8 meters or 84.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bahay 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.