Central, City of Calbayog, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
CityCalbayog
Postal code6710
Population (2015)815
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.0728, 124.5951

Central, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the city of Calbayog, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 815. This represented 0.44% of the total population of Calbayog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Central is 15 to 19, with 103 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 19
1 to 432
5 to 959
10 to 1452
15 to 19103
20 to 2477
25 to 2971
30 to 3458
35 to 3951
40 to 4447
45 to 4968
50 to 5448
55 to 5937
60 to 6435
65 to 6919
70 to 7415
75 to 7915
80 and over19
Total815

Historical population

The population of Central fell from 1,231 in 1990 to 815 in 2015, a decrease of 416 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.51%, or a decrease of 22 people, from the previous population of 837 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,231
1,068-2.63%
1,0870.38%
849-3.35%
837-0.52%
815-0.51%

Location

Central is situated at approximately 12.0728, 124.5951, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 0.8 meters or 2.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Central 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.