Poro, Municipality of Zumarraga, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
MunicipalityZumarraga
Postal code6725
Population (2015)467
Coordinates11.6433, 124.8843

Poro is a barangay in the municipality of Zumarraga, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 467. This represented 2.87% of the total population of Zumarraga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Poro is 15 to 19, with 70 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 17
1 to 438
5 to 949
10 to 1469
15 to 1970
20 to 2437
25 to 2927
30 to 3419
35 to 3918
40 to 4420
45 to 4934
50 to 5426
55 to 5910
60 to 6411
65 to 6914
70 to 7411
75 to 794
80 and over3
Total467

Historical population

The population of Poro grew from 436 in 1990 to 467 in 2015, an increase of 31 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.25%, or a decrease of 32 people, from the previous population of 499 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
436
5153.17%
460-2.39%
4600.00%
4993.01%
467-1.25%

Location

Poro is situated at approximately 11.6433, 124.8843. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 24.5 meters or 80.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Poro does not share a common border with any barangay.

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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.