Maasin, Municipality of Brooke's Point, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityBrooke's Point
Postal code5305
Population (2015)3,445
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates8.9344, 117.8966

Maasin is a barangay in the municipality of Brooke's Point, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,445. This represented 5.19% of the total population of Brooke's Point.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Maasin is 10 to 14, with 430 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 25 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 174
1 to 4321
5 to 9422
10 to 14430
15 to 19340
20 to 24276
25 to 29267
30 to 34218
35 to 39230
40 to 44214
45 to 49170
50 to 54123
55 to 59106
60 to 6488
65 to 6964
70 to 7452
75 to 7925
80 and over25
Total3,445

Historical population

The population of Maasin grew from 1,765 in 1990 to 3,445 in 2015, an increase of 1,680 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.14%, or an increase of 25 people, from the previous population of 3,420 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,765
2,1804.04%
2,7445.06%
3,1591.96%
3,4202.93%
3,4450.14%

Location

Maasin is situated at approximately 8.9344, 117.8966, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 319.3 meters or 1,047.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Maasin 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.