Dagum, City of Calbayog, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
CityCalbayog
Postal code6710
Population (2015)5,804
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.0902, 124.5865

Dagum is a barangay in the city of Calbayog, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 5,804. This represented 3.16% of the total population of Calbayog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Dagum is 15 to 19, with 833 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 23 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1113
1 to 4470
5 to 9587
10 to 14688
15 to 19833
20 to 24589
25 to 29440
30 to 34340
35 to 39367
40 to 44314
45 to 49302
50 to 54236
55 to 59191
60 to 64135
65 to 69104
70 to 7441
75 to 7931
80 and over23
Total5,804

Historical population

The population of Dagum grew from 2,239 in 1990 to 5,804 in 2015, an increase of 3,565 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.88%, or an increase of 540 people, from the previous population of 5,264 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,239
3,1106.35%
3,9925.50%
4,9543.02%
5,2642.23%
5,8041.88%

Location

Dagum is situated at approximately 12.0902, 124.5865, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 40.5 meters or 132.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Dagum 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.