Babaclayon, Municipality of San Jose de Buan, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
MunicipalitySan Jose de Buan
Postal code6723
Population (2015)423
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates11.9833, 125.0199

Babaclayon is a barangay in the municipality of San Jose de Buan, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 423. This represented 5.44% of the total population of San Jose de Buan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Babaclayon is 10 to 14, with 66 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 113
1 to 450
5 to 949
10 to 1466
15 to 1958
20 to 2433
25 to 2920
30 to 3430
35 to 3923
40 to 4412
45 to 4917
50 to 549
55 to 5916
60 to 648
65 to 698
70 to 745
75 to 792
80 and over4
Total423

Historical population

The population of Babaclayon grew from 235 in 1990 to 423 in 2015, an increase of 188 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.13%, or a decrease of 3 people, from the previous population of 426 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
235
42911.94%
325-5.78%
309-0.69%
42612.40%
423-0.13%

Location

Babaclayon is situated at approximately 11.9833, 125.0199, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 221.5 meters or 726.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Babaclayon 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.