Payahan, City of Calbayog, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
CityCalbayog
Postal code6710
Population (2015)2,435
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.0869, 124.5782

Payahan is a barangay in the city of Calbayog, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,435. This represented 1.32% of the total population of Calbayog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Payahan is 15 to 19, with 310 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 15 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 140
1 to 4224
5 to 9268
10 to 14295
15 to 19310
20 to 24214
25 to 29161
30 to 34164
35 to 39152
40 to 44139
45 to 49128
50 to 54102
55 to 5985
60 to 6446
65 to 6951
70 to 7419
75 to 7922
80 and over15
Total2,435

Historical population

The population of Payahan grew from 911 in 1990 to 2,435 in 2015, an increase of 1,524 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.04%, or an increase of 554 people, from the previous population of 1,881 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
911
1,4178.63%
1,6152.84%
2,1063.73%
1,881-4.03%
2,4355.04%

Location

Payahan is situated at approximately 12.0869, 124.5782, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 41.6 meters or 136.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Payahan 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.