Bangon, 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)245
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.2215, 125.4136

Bangon is a barangay in the municipality of San Policarpo, in the province of Eastern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 245. This represented 1.67% 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 Bangon is 1 to 4, with 39 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 60 to 64, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 17
1 to 439
5 to 923
10 to 1423
15 to 1931
20 to 2430
25 to 2918
30 to 3417
35 to 393
40 to 444
45 to 499
50 to 5414
55 to 598
60 to 642
65 to 695
70 to 746
75 to 793
80 and over3
Total245

Historical population

The population of Bangon grew from 195 in 1990 to 245 in 2015, an increase of 50 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 6.50%, or an increase of 69 people, from the previous population of 176 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
195
1980.29%
187-1.22%
2141.88%
176-6.87%
2456.50%

Location

Bangon is situated at approximately 12.2215, 125.4136, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 72.9 meters or 239.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bangon 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.