Water, Municipality of Baco, Province of Oriental Mindoro

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA Region
ProvinceOriental Mindoro
MunicipalityBaco
Postal code5201
Population (2020)1,588
Philippine major island(s)Mindoro
Coordinates13.4014, 121.0830 (13° 24' North, 121° 5' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level9.7 meters (31.8 feet)

Water is a barangay in the municipality of Baco, in the province of Oriental Mindoro. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 1,588. This represented 3.99% of the total population of Baco.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Water in the 2015 Census was 1,467 broken down into 339 households or an average of 4.33 members per household.

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Number of households in Water (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
9911665.97
1,0182074.92
1,0661885.67
1,2162764.41
1,2842794.60
1,4673394.33

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Water is 5 to 9, with 194 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 9 individuals.

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Population of Water by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 1392.66%
1 to 41429.68%
5 to 919413.22%
10 to 1419113.02%
15 to 191228.32%
20 to 241016.88%
25 to 291026.95%
30 to 34926.27%
35 to 391067.23%
40 to 44755.11%
45 to 49765.18%
50 to 54594.02%
55 to 59543.68%
60 to 64352.39%
65 to 69281.91%
70 to 74231.57%
75 to 7990.61%
80 and over191.30%
Total1,467100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 68.86
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 9.61
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 78.47
  • Median Age: 22.25

Historical population

The population of Water grew from 991 in 1990 to 1,588 in 2020, an increase of 597 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a positive growth rate of 1.68%, or an increase of 121 people, from the previous population of 1,467 in 2015.

Population of Water (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
991
1,0180.50%
1,0660.99%
1,2161.83%
1,2842.00%
1,4672.57%
1,5881.68%

Location

Water is situated at approximately 13.4014, 121.0830, in the island of Mindoro. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.7 meters or 31.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Water shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

Notes

  1. Data on population, and households, are from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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