Oquendo, City of Calbayog, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
CityCalbayog
Postal code6710
Population (2015)2,204
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.1344, 124.5404

Oquendo, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the city of Calbayog, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,204. This represented 1.20% of the total population of Calbayog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Oquendo is 15 to 19, with 247 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 27 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 153
1 to 4187
5 to 9222
10 to 14239
15 to 19247
20 to 24189
25 to 29157
30 to 34152
35 to 39117
40 to 44148
45 to 49111
50 to 5479
55 to 5992
60 to 6475
65 to 6948
70 to 7433
75 to 7928
80 and over27
Total2,204

Historical population

The population of Oquendo grew from 1,988 in 1990 to 2,204 in 2015, an increase of 216 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.17%, or an increase of 20 people, from the previous population of 2,184 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,988
1,851-1.33%
2,1473.23%
2,1480.01%
2,1840.61%
2,2040.17%

Location

Oquendo is situated at approximately 12.1344, 124.5404, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 21.5 meters or 70.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Oquendo 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.