Bulak, Municipality of Matag-ob, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityMatag-Ob
Postal code6532
Population (2015)570
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates11.1466, 124.5008

Bulak is a barangay in the municipality of Matag-Ob, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 570. This represented 3.10% of the total population of Matag-ob.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bulak is 5 to 9, with 80 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 114
1 to 469
5 to 980
10 to 1459
15 to 1959
20 to 2445
25 to 2944
30 to 3437
35 to 3930
40 to 4430
45 to 4922
50 to 5413
55 to 5918
60 to 6419
65 to 6914
70 to 746
75 to 795
80 and over6
Total570

Historical population

The population of Bulak grew from 546 in 1990 to 570 in 2015, an increase of 24 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.87%, or an increase of 126 people, from the previous population of 444 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
546
5610.51%
416-6.21%
4671.61%
444-1.82%
5704.87%

Location

Bulak is situated at approximately 11.1466, 124.5008, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 187.5 meters or 615.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bulak 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.