Barangay No. 5, 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)1,069
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.2041, 125.4957

Barangay No. 5, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of San Policarpo, in the province of Eastern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,069. This represented 7.28% 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 Barangay No. 5 is 10 to 14, with 134 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 128
1 to 495
5 to 9104
10 to 14134
15 to 19118
20 to 2471
25 to 2973
30 to 3453
35 to 3959
40 to 4454
45 to 4964
50 to 5446
55 to 5950
60 to 6426
65 to 6931
70 to 7426
75 to 7918
80 and over19
Total1,069

Historical population

The population of Barangay No. 5 fell from 1,275 in 1990 to 1,069 in 2015, a decrease of 206 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.40%, or an increase of 22 people, from the previous population of 1,047 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,275
956-5.25%
1,0271.55%
1,0520.33%
1,047-0.17%
1,0690.40%

Location

Barangay No. 5 is situated at approximately 12.2041, 125.4957, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 6.7 meters or 22.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Barangay No. 5 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.