Hibaca‑an, 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)361
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.0497, 125.0760

Hibaca‑an 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 361. This represented 4.65% 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 Hibaca-an is 5 to 9, with 63 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 111
1 to 436
5 to 963
10 to 1447
15 to 1944
20 to 2437
25 to 2925
30 to 3419
35 to 3922
40 to 4416
45 to 499
50 to 5410
55 to 597
60 to 647
65 to 693
70 to 741
75 to 792
80 and over2
Total361

Historical population

The population of Hibaca-an grew from 268 in 1990 to 361 in 2015, an increase of 93 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.05%, or a decrease of 1 people, from the previous population of 362 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
268
3736.39%
347-1.54%
332-0.61%
3623.20%
361-0.05%

Location

Hibaca‑an is situated at approximately 12.0497, 125.0760, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 252.6 meters or 828.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Hibaca‑an 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.