Silanga, City of Catbalogan, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
CityCatbalogan
Postal code6700
Population (2015)2,934
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates11.8215, 124.8482

Silanga is a barangay in the city of Catbalogan, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,934. This represented 2.82% of the total population of Catbalogan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Silanga is 10 to 14, with 389 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 31 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 153
1 to 4263
5 to 9370
10 to 14389
15 to 19356
20 to 24255
25 to 29158
30 to 34179
35 to 39165
40 to 44159
45 to 49143
50 to 54103
55 to 59110
60 to 6475
65 to 6948
70 to 7444
75 to 7933
80 and over31
Total2,934

Historical population

The population of Silanga grew from 2,004 in 1990 to 2,934 in 2015, an increase of 930 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.59%, or an increase of 90 people, from the previous population of 2,844 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,004
1,833-1.66%
2,2194.18%
2,6822.65%
2,8442.16%
2,9340.59%

Location

Silanga is situated at approximately 11.8215, 124.8482, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 51.2 meters or 168.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Silanga 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.