Barahan, Municipality of Santa Cruz, Province of Occidental Mindoro

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvinceOccidental Mindoro
MunicipalitySanta Cruz
Postal code5105
Population (2015)6,339
Philippine major island(s)Mindoro
Coordinates13.0462, 120.7722

Barahan is a barangay in the municipality of Santa Cruz, in the province of Occidental Mindoro. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 6,339. This represented 16.91% of the total population of Santa Cruz.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Barahan is 5 to 9, with 849 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 46 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1148
1 to 4703
5 to 9849
10 to 14744
15 to 19524
20 to 24500
25 to 29492
30 to 34442
35 to 39421
40 to 44363
45 to 49281
50 to 54228
55 to 59221
60 to 64145
65 to 69101
70 to 7483
75 to 7948
80 and over46
Total6,339

Historical population

The population of Barahan grew from 2,889 in 1990 to 6,339 in 2015, an increase of 3,450 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.04%, or an increase of 334 people, from the previous population of 6,005 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,889
4,7229.64%
5,4963.31%
6,1901.65%
6,005-1.10%
6,3391.04%

Location

Barahan is situated at approximately 13.0462, 120.7722, in the island of Mindoro. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 64.7 meters or 212.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Barahan 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.