Santa Cruz, 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)367
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.2020, 125.4280

Santa Cruz is a barangay in the municipality of San Policarpo, in the province of Eastern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 367. This represented 2.50% 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 Santa Cruz is 10 to 14, with 53 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 113
1 to 447
5 to 942
10 to 1453
15 to 1934
20 to 2433
25 to 2927
30 to 3413
35 to 3919
40 to 4419
45 to 4916
50 to 5414
55 to 5910
60 to 646
65 to 698
70 to 749
75 to 793
80 and over1
Total367

Historical population

The population of Santa Cruz grew from 245 in 1990 to 367 in 2015, an increase of 122 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.72%, or an increase of 64 people, from the previous population of 303 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
245
2862.94%
3172.23%
308-0.40%
303-0.59%
3673.72%

Location

Santa Cruz is situated at approximately 12.2020, 125.4280, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 66.7 meters or 218.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Santa Cruz 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.