BARANGAY PROFILE


Barangay Official:
Barangay Captain: Mency G. Palma
Councilors: Lalaine A. Republica
  Angelica P. Villarba
  Vicmar P. Roquid
  Zenaida B. Pelantic
  Ronald T. Corido
  Joel B. Gonzales
  Joseph J. Republica
SK Chairman: Jowen M. Basilan
Secretary: Alma S. Boy
Treasurer: Sandy L. Pilapilan

HISTORICAL BACKGROUND

Culliat was a former sitio of Barangay Allang. During the Second World War, the area became the evacuation site of the residents from the urban center. Due to fertile soil, some of these evacuees remained in the community.

A fiesta is celebrated every 15th day of May in honor of the patron saint, San Isidro Labrador.


GEOGRAPHY/TOPOGRAPHY

Culliat has a total land area of 483 hectares (ha). 227.84 ha is residential land while 255.16 ha is agricultural land. Its terrain is relatively rolling to mountainous. It is bounded on the East and North by Barangay Tula-Tula (Grande); on the West by the Municipality of Oas; and on the South by Barangay Allang.


Demography

According to the 2012 Community Based Monitoring System (CBMS) Survey, the total number of households is 169 with a population of 786 where 402 are male and 384 are female. It has an average household size of 5. The number of members according to their age group and sex is the following:

Age Year Sex Total
Male Female
0 to less than 5 59 55 114
5 to less than 10 55 47 102
10 to less than 15 42 42 84
15 to less than 20 35 47 82
20 to less than 25 42 40 82
25 to less than 30 29 29 58
30 to less than 35 31 29 60
35 to less than 40 16 15 31
40 to less than 45 20 13 33
45 to less than 50 18 17 35
50 to less than 55 12 8 20
55 to less than 60 12 9 21
60 to less than 65 9 10 19
65 to less than 70 5 6 11
70 to less than 75 9 9 18
75 to less than 80 6 5 11
80 to less than 85 2 2 4
85 to less than 90 0 0 0
90 to less than 95 0 1 1
Total 402 384 786

During the survey, the number of members who are 17 years old and above is 466, yet the number of the registered voters is 362, garnering 77.68% of the actual voters in the barangay.


Health and Nutrition

There are 16 children who are classified as malnourished in the barangay, 7 of whom are male and 9 are female. The following table shows the nutritional status of children:

Nutritional Status Number of children 0-5 years old Nutrition status of children 0-5 years old
Total Male Female Total Male Female
  141 70 71      
  Above Normal       0 0 0
  Normal       123 62 61
  Below Normal (moderate)       14 6 8
  Below Normal (severe)       2 1 1
               

There is 1 incidence that children under 5 years old died and no incidence where a woman died due to pregnancy related-causes death.


Housing

There are 5 households in the barangay that lives in makeshift housing or an improvised housing built of waste materials which are usually from burned or condemned structures, which are being used as living quarters at the time of the census. Most of these households can be found in Purok 2 (3 households). There are 22 households who is informal settlers or where the housing units have been constructed on land that the occupants have no legal claim to, or occupy illegally. Purok 6 has the most households who is informal settler with 9. The table below shows the tenure status in the barangay:

 Tenure Status Magnitude Proportion
  Owner, owner-like possession of house and lot 70 41.42
  Rent house/room including lot 0 0.00
  Own house, rent lot 4 2.37
  Own house, rent-free lot with consent of owner 70 41.42
  Own house, rent-free lot without consent of owner 3 1.78
  Rent-free house and lot with consent of owner 2 1.18
  Rent-free house and lot without consent of owner 3 1.78
  Living in a public space with rent 1 0.59
  Living in a public space without rent 15 8.88
  Other tenure status 1 0.59

Water and Sanitation

26 or 15.4% of households have no access to sanitary toilet facilities. Purok 5 has the most number of households with no access with 7. The table below shows the toilet facility in the barangay:

 Type of Toilet Facility Magnitude Proportion
  Water-sealed flush to sewerage/septic tank-own 136 80.47
  Water-sealed flush to sewerage/septic tank-shared 6 3.55
  Closed pit 0 0.00
  Open pit 0 0.00
  No toilet 26 15.38
  Others 1 0.59

Meanwhile, there are 4 (2.4%) households from the barangay that have no access to safe water. Purok 1 has the most households with no access to improved water source with 2. The source of the drinking water can be shown below:

 Source of Drinking Water Magnitude Proportion
  Own faucet water inside the household 41 24.26
  Own faucet water inside the yard 48 28.40
  Public tap/stand pipe 4 2.37
  Tube well or borehole 26 15.38
  Protected dug well 11 6.51
  Unprotected spring water 1 0.59
  Bottled/Mineral water 38 22.49
  Others 0
0.00

Basic Education

In elementary participation, 16 children (10 male and 6 female) who are aged 6-12 years old are not in elementary education. One every 7 children in this age range is not attending elementary school.

In high school participation, a total of 22 children who are aged 13-16 are not in high school. There are more males (16) than females (6) who are not attending high school. Purok 5 and 6 have the most members not in high school with 5 each.

Here is the overall school participation in the barangay:

Purok Number of children 6-16 years old Children 6-16 years old not attending school
Magnitude Proportion
Total Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female
                   
  179 94 85 11 9 2 6.15 9.57 2.35
                   
  Purok 01 23 14 9 1 1 0 4.35 7.14 0.00
  Purok 02 19 12 7 1 1 0 5.26 8.33 0.00
  Purok 03 36 17 19 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Purok 04 26 12 14 3 2 1 11.54 16.67 7.14
  Purok 05 36 19 17 3 3 0 8.33 15.79 0.00
  Purok 06 39 20 19 3 2 1 7.69 10.00 5.26

Of the total 570 who are aged 10 and above, 11 are illiterate with 6 male and 5 female as shown below:

Purok Number of persons 10 years old and above Illiterate persons 10 years old and above
Magnitude Proportion
Total Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female
                   
  570 288 282 11 6 5 1.93 2.08 1.77
                   
  Purok 01 86 46 40 2 2 0 2.33 4.35 0.00
  Purok 02 64 37 27 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Purok 03 145 73 72 4 1 3 2.76 1.37 4.17
  Purok 04 72 35 37 2 1 1 2.78 2.86 2.70
  Purok 05 100 52 48 2 1 1 2.00 1.92 2.08
  Purok 06 103 45 58 1 1 0 0.97 2.22 0.00

Income and Livelihood

There are 281 members (190 male and 91 female) who are members of the labor force, there are 19 households have reported having members who are unemployed. There are 9 male and 10 female who are considered unemployed.

Of the 169 households, there are 9 households that have experienced food shortage. 90 households lie below the poverty threshold, roughly 53.3% of the household in the barangay. Poverty threshold or poverty line is the minimum income deemed adequate in a household. The currently used poverty threshold is: 19,069 (Rural) and 20,315 (Urban). Purok 3 and 5 have the most number of households living below the poverty threshold with 22 each.

74 households or 43.8% live below the food threshold; it refers to the basic food requirements which meet 100% adequacy of the RDA for energy (2000 calories) and 80% adequacy of other nutrients as recommended by the FNRI.  The currently used food threshold is: 13,319 (Rural) and 14,189 (Urban). Most of this household can be found in Purok 5 (19 households).

Here is the type of business/industry and class of worker in the barangay:

Type of business/industry  
Magnitude Proportion
Total Male Female Total Male Female
             
  Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing 81 72 9 30.92 39.78 11.11
  Mining and Quarrying 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Manufacturing 2 0 2 0.76 0.00 2.47
  Electricity, Gas, Steam and Air Conditioning Supply 2 1 1 0.76 0.55 1.23
  Water Supply; Sewerage, Waste Management and Remediation Activities 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Construction 29 29 0 11.07 16.02 0.00
  Wholesale and Retail Trade; Repair of Motor Vehicles and Motorcycles 40 13 27 15.27 7.18 33.33
  Transportation and Storage 33 32 1 12.60 17.68 1.23
  Accommodation and Food Service Activities 2 0 2 0.76 0.00 2.47
  Information and Communication 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Financial and Insurance Activities 2 1 1 0.76 0.55 1.23
  Real Estate Activities 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Professional, Scientific and Technical Activities 2 2 0 0.76 1.11 0.00
  Administrative and Support Service Activities 1 0 1 0.38 0.00 1.23
  Public Administration and Defense; Compulsory Social Security 16 9 7 6.11 4.97 8.64
  Education 4 2 2 1.53 1.11 2.47
  Human Health & Social Work Activities 1 0 1 0.38 0.00 1.23
  Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1 1 0 0.38 0.55 0.00
  Other Service Activities 23 14 9 8.78 7.73 11.11
  Activities of Households as Employers; Undifferentiated Goods-and-Services 24 5 19 9.16 2.76 23.46
  Activities of Extra-Territorial Organizations and Bodies 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
Class of worker  
Magnitude Proportion
Total Male Female Total Male Female
             
  Worked for a household 96 66 30 36.64 36.46 37.04
  Worked for a private establishment 54 37 17 20.61 20.44 20.99
  Worked for government/ government corporation 32 23 9 12.21 12.71 11.11
  Self employed without employees 19 12 7 7.25 6.63 8.64
  Employer in own family-operated farm or business 12 6 6 4.58 3.31 7.41
  Worked with pay on own family operated farm or business 18 14 4 6.87 7.73 4.94
  Worked without pay on own family operated farm or business 32 23 9 12.21 12.71 11.11
  Working for government of another country 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
Peace and Order

Crime is an act or offense from a public law which makes the offender liable to punishment by the state. It can be categorized as crimes against person and against property. There is no person victimized by a crime in the barangay.


Service Institutions and Infrastructure

The barangay has 1 health facility which is the Barangay Health Center. The nearest hospital and drugstore could be found 12 kilometers and 6 kilometers away from the Barangay Hall, respectively. Culliat Covered Court and Barangay Outpost are the service facilities in the barangay. Educational facility can also be found with Day Care Center, Pre-School and Elementary School. The nearest High School is 6 kilometers from the barangay while College or Vocational School can be located 12 kilometers away from the barangay proper.

The public transportation present in the barangay is Jeepney and Tricycle. The road is concrete and in good condition, it is maintained by the National Government.

Compost pits is the most common garbage or waste disposal system in the community. Open dump site and sanitary landfill is 6 kilometers and 12 kilometers away from the barangay, respectively.

The source of electricity in the barangay is provided and maintained by Albay Power and Energy Corporation (APEC).


Source: CBMS 2012