Guirang, Municipality of Basey, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
MunicipalityBasey
Postal code6720
Population (2015)2,836
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates11.3868, 125.2046

Guirang is a barangay in the municipality of Basey, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,836. This represented 5.11% of the total population of Basey.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Guirang is 15 to 19, with 343 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 36 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 170
1 to 4248
5 to 9331
10 to 14339
15 to 19343
20 to 24275
25 to 29245
30 to 34160
35 to 39123
40 to 44128
45 to 49118
50 to 54115
55 to 59107
60 to 6468
65 to 6949
70 to 7440
75 to 7941
80 and over36
Total2,836

Historical population

The population of Guirang grew from 2,312 in 1990 to 2,836 in 2015, an increase of 524 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.44%, or an increase of 462 people, from the previous population of 2,374 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,312
2,3210.07%
2,3640.39%
2,216-0.89%
2,3742.54%
2,8363.44%

Location

Guirang is situated at approximately 11.3868, 125.2046, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 334.4 meters or 1,097.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Guirang 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.