Masipag, City of Puerto Princesa

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
CityPuerto Princesa
Postal code5300
Population (2015)1,971
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates9.7366, 118.7348

Masipag, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the city of Puerto Princesa. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,971. This represented 0.77% of the total population of Puerto Princesa.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Masipag is 20 to 24, with 251 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 134
1 to 4113
5 to 9178
10 to 14187
15 to 19244
20 to 24251
25 to 29198
30 to 34135
35 to 39131
40 to 44102
45 to 49102
50 to 5494
55 to 5967
60 to 6456
65 to 6932
70 to 7424
75 to 7911
80 and over12
Total1,971

Historical population

The population of Masipag fell from 2,220 in 1990 to 1,971 in 2015, a decrease of 249 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.20%, or an increase of 21 people, from the previous population of 1,950 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,220
2,047-1.51%
2,0980.53%
2,2100.72%
1,950-4.45%
1,9710.20%

Location

Masipag is situated at approximately 9.7366, 118.7348, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 20.1 meters or 65.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Masipag 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.