Bioso, Municipality of Zumarraga, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
MunicipalityZumarraga
Postal code6725
Population (2015)1,439
Philippine major island(s)Bagatao
Coordinates11.6846, 124.8433

Bioso is a barangay in the municipality of Zumarraga, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,439. This represented 8.83% of the total population of Zumarraga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bioso is 10 to 14, with 208 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 130
1 to 4144
5 to 9188
10 to 14208
15 to 19183
20 to 2499
25 to 2985
30 to 3475
35 to 3964
40 to 4470
45 to 4979
50 to 5466
55 to 5937
60 to 6434
65 to 6922
70 to 7428
75 to 799
80 and over18
Total1,439

Historical population

The population of Bioso grew from 987 in 1990 to 1,439 in 2015, an increase of 452 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.63%, or an increase of 47 people, from the previous population of 1,392 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
987
967-0.38%
1,1253.30%
1,3572.62%
1,3920.93%
1,4390.63%

Location

Bioso is situated at approximately 11.6846, 124.8433, in the island of Bagatao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 46.5 meters or 152.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bioso 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.