Gusa, 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)347
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.1301, 125.0729

Gusa 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 347. This represented 4.47% 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 Gusa is 10 to 14, with 60 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 70 to 74, and 75 to 79, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 111
1 to 446
5 to 958
10 to 1460
15 to 1940
20 to 2425
25 to 2923
30 to 3418
35 to 3919
40 to 4412
45 to 4914
50 to 547
55 to 594
60 to 645
65 to 693
70 to 741
75 to 791
80 and over
Total347

Historical population

The population of Gusa grew from 246 in 1990 to 347 in 2015, an increase of 101 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 7.88%, or an increase of 114 people, from the previous population of 233 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
246
3667.73%
4574.88%
345-3.80%
233-13.31%
3477.88%

Location

Gusa is situated at approximately 12.1301, 125.0729, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 245.4 meters or 805.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Gusa 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.