Barangay No. 8, Municipality of Jiabong, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
MunicipalityJiabong
Postal code6701
Population (2015)2,193
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates11.7703, 124.9449

Barangay No. 8, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Jiabong, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,193. This represented 11.96% of the total population of Jiabong.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Barangay No. 8 is 15 to 19, with 276 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 145
1 to 4210
5 to 9237
10 to 14222
15 to 19276
20 to 24223
25 to 29175
30 to 34150
35 to 39149
40 to 44118
45 to 4994
50 to 5487
55 to 5979
60 to 6450
65 to 6936
70 to 7416
75 to 7912
80 and over14
Total2,193

Historical population

The population of Barangay No. 8 grew from 1,178 in 1990 to 2,193 in 2015, an increase of 1,015 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.71%, or an increase of 382 people, from the previous population of 1,811 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,178
1,4193.55%
1,5081.31%
1,7462.04%
1,8111.34%
2,1933.71%

Location

Barangay No. 8 is situated at approximately 11.7703, 124.9449, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 5.2 meters or 17.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Barangay No. 8 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.