Trinidad, Municipality of Tagapul-an, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
MunicipalityTagapul-An
Postal code6712
Population (2020)327
Philippine major island(s)Tagapul-an
Coordinates12.0626, 124.1581 (12° 4' North, 124° 9' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.7 meters (28.5 feet)

Trinidad is a barangay in the municipality of Tagapul-An, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 327. This represented 3.71% of the total population of Tagapul-an.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Trinidad in the 2015 Census was 329 broken down into 72 households or an average of 4.57 members per household.

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Number of households in Trinidad (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
236455.24
236484.92
297595.03
278564.96
304644.75
329724.57

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Trinidad is 10 to 14, with 42 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 60 to 64, and 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

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Population of Trinidad by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 161.82%
1 to 4226.69%
5 to 94012.16%
10 to 144212.77%
15 to 194012.16%
20 to 24329.73%
25 to 29309.12%
30 to 34123.65%
35 to 39288.51%
40 to 44113.34%
45 to 49144.26%
50 to 54247.29%
55 to 5992.74%
60 to 6420.61%
65 to 6951.52%
70 to 7461.82%
75 to 7920.61%
80 and over41.22%
Total329100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 54.46
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 8.42
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 62.88
  • Median Age: 22.27

Historical population

The population of Trinidad grew from 236 in 1990 to 327 in 2020, an increase of 91 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a negative growth rate of 0.13%, or a decrease of 2 people, from the previous population of 329 in 2015.

Population of Trinidad (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
236
2360.00%
2975.05%
278-0.91%
3043.31%
3291.52%
327-0.13%

Location

Trinidad is situated at approximately 12.0626, 124.1581, in the island of Tagapul-an. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.7 meters or 28.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Trinidad shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

Notes

  1. Data on population, and households, are from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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