Dinagan, City of Calbayog, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
CityCalbayog
Postal code6710
Population (2015)639
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.1220, 124.5245

Dinagan is a barangay in the city of Calbayog, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 639. This represented 0.35% of the total population of Calbayog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Dinagan is 10 to 14, with 80 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 19
1 to 469
5 to 976
10 to 1480
15 to 1977
20 to 2447
25 to 2936
30 to 3442
35 to 3937
40 to 4436
45 to 4927
50 to 5423
55 to 5918
60 to 6427
65 to 6914
70 to 749
75 to 795
80 and over7
Total639

Historical population

The population of Dinagan grew from 475 in 1990 to 639 in 2015, an increase of 164 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.58%, or an increase of 80 people, from the previous population of 559 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
475
461-0.56%
435-1.24%
5262.65%
5592.24%
6392.58%

Location

Dinagan is situated at approximately 12.1220, 124.5245, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 11.1 meters or 36.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Dinagan 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.