Barangay 1, 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)1,511
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.0308, 125.0197

Barangay 1, formerly Poblacion, 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 1,511. This represented 19.45% 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 Barangay 1 is 5 to 9, with 204 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 141
1 to 4153
5 to 9204
10 to 14177
15 to 19199
20 to 24133
25 to 29100
30 to 3490
35 to 3985
40 to 4488
45 to 4964
50 to 5437
55 to 5946
60 to 6436
65 to 6923
70 to 7416
75 to 799
80 and over10
Total1,511

Historical population

The population of Barangay 1 grew from 424 in 1990 to 1,511 in 2015, an increase of 1,087 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.01%, or an increase of 342 people, from the previous population of 1,169 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
424
5163.75%
93213.52%
1,3144.85%
1,169-4.17%
1,5115.01%

Location

Barangay 1 is situated at approximately 12.0308, 125.0197, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 209.5 meters or 687.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Barangay 1 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.