Obrero, City of Calbayog, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
CityCalbayog
Postal code6710
Population (2015)4,529
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.0708, 124.5892

Obrero is a barangay in the city of Calbayog, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,529. This represented 2.46% of the total population of Calbayog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Obrero is 15 to 19, with 593 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 28 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 193
1 to 4303
5 to 9439
10 to 14527
15 to 19593
20 to 24420
25 to 29314
30 to 34294
35 to 39285
40 to 44282
45 to 49283
50 to 54185
55 to 59157
60 to 64122
65 to 6995
70 to 7469
75 to 7940
80 and over28
Total4,529

Historical population

The population of Obrero grew from 3,843 in 1990 to 4,529 in 2015, an increase of 686 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.47%, or an increase of 110 people, from the previous population of 4,419 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,843
4,0480.98%
4,2641.12%
4,5020.75%
4,419-0.68%
4,5290.47%

Location

Obrero is situated at approximately 12.0708, 124.5892, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 3.7 meters or 12.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Obrero 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.