Bontay, City of Calbayog, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
CityCalbayog
Postal code6710
Population (2015)424
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.1135, 124.5438

Bontay is a barangay in the city of Calbayog, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 424. This represented 0.23% of the total population of Calbayog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bontay is 15 to 19, with 65 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 19
1 to 431
5 to 937
10 to 1453
15 to 1965
20 to 2434
25 to 2920
30 to 3422
35 to 3931
40 to 4431
45 to 4921
50 to 5423
55 to 5914
60 to 6414
65 to 696
70 to 74
75 to 7910
80 and over3
Total424

Historical population

The population of Bontay grew from 258 in 1990 to 424 in 2015, an increase of 166 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.02%, or an increase of 22 people, from the previous population of 402 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
258
3395.25%
4325.34%
380-1.75%
4022.07%
4241.02%

Location

Bontay is situated at approximately 12.1135, 124.5438, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 34.7 meters or 113.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bontay 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.