Gapasan, Municipality of Magsaysay, Province of Occidental Mindoro

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvinceOccidental Mindoro
MunicipalityMagsaysay
Postal code5101
Population (2015)2,038
Philippine major island(s)Mindoro
Coordinates12.3878, 121.2138

Gapasan is a barangay in the municipality of Magsaysay, in the province of Occidental Mindoro. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,038. This represented 5.66% of the total population of Magsaysay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Gapasan is 5 to 9, with 267 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 155
1 to 4247
5 to 9267
10 to 14253
15 to 19206
20 to 24184
25 to 29126
30 to 34129
35 to 39114
40 to 44129
45 to 4994
50 to 5451
55 to 5961
60 to 6443
65 to 6932
70 to 7423
75 to 799
80 and over15
Total2,038

Historical population

The population of Gapasan grew from 1,307 in 1990 to 2,038 in 2015, an increase of 731 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.74%, or an increase of 77 people, from the previous population of 1,961 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,307
1,5473.21%
1,6851.85%
1,652-0.27%
1,9616.44%
2,0380.74%

Location

Gapasan is situated at approximately 12.3878, 121.2138, in the island of Mindoro. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 230.5 meters or 756.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Gapasan 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.