Boblaran, Municipality of Zumarraga, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
MunicipalityZumarraga
Postal code6725
Population (2015)359
Philippine major island(s)Bagatao
Coordinates11.6400, 124.8693

Boblaran is a barangay in the municipality of Zumarraga, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 359. This represented 2.20% of the total population of Zumarraga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Boblaran is 10 to 14, with 62 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 70 to 74, and 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 115
1 to 449
5 to 943
10 to 1462
15 to 1929
20 to 2423
25 to 2922
30 to 3423
35 to 3923
40 to 4415
45 to 4916
50 to 547
55 to 5910
60 to 6411
65 to 694
70 to 742
75 to 792
80 and over3
Total359

Historical population

The population of Boblaran grew from 243 in 1990 to 359 in 2015, an increase of 116 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.04%, or an increase of 19 people, from the previous population of 340 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
243
2470.31%
2580.94%
3032.24%
3404.28%
3591.04%

Location

Boblaran is situated at approximately 11.6400, 124.8693, in the island of Bagatao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 101.3 meters or 332.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Boblaran 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.