Balud, City of Calbayog, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
CityCalbayog
Postal code6710
Population (2015)3,701
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.0767, 124.5979

Balud, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the city of Calbayog, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,701. This represented 2.01% of the total population of Calbayog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balud is 15 to 19, with 523 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 36 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 171
1 to 4252
5 to 9327
10 to 14431
15 to 19523
20 to 24399
25 to 29258
30 to 34237
35 to 39208
40 to 44254
45 to 49203
50 to 54172
55 to 59112
60 to 6467
65 to 6971
70 to 7443
75 to 7937
80 and over36
Total3,701

Historical population

The population of Balud grew from 3,032 in 1990 to 3,701 in 2015, an increase of 669 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.83%, or an increase of 337 people, from the previous population of 3,364 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,032
2,827-1.30%
3,1852.59%
3,6331.83%
3,364-2.76%
3,7011.83%

Location

Balud is situated at approximately 12.0767, 124.5979, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 0.2 meters or 0.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balud 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.