Barangay 2, 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)393
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.0433, 125.0169

Barangay 2, 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 393. This represented 5.06% 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 2 is 10 to 14, with 54 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 432
5 to 942
10 to 1454
15 to 1944
20 to 2437
25 to 2922
30 to 3422
35 to 3926
40 to 4431
45 to 4922
50 to 545
55 to 598
60 to 6413
65 to 698
70 to 745
75 to 792
80 and over8
Total393

Historical population

The population of Barangay 2 grew from 274 in 1990 to 393 in 2015, an increase of 119 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.95%, or a decrease of 67 people, from the previous population of 460 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
274
47210.73%
5593.69%
475-2.22%
460-1.16%
393-2.95%

Location

Barangay 2 is situated at approximately 12.0433, 125.0169, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 207.1 meters or 679.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Barangay 2 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.