Macalas, Municipality of Romblon, Province of Romblon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvinceRomblon
MunicipalityRomblon
Postal code5500
Population (2015)1,189
Philippine major island(s)Romblon
Coordinates12.5508, 122.2892

Macalas is a barangay in the municipality of Romblon, in the province of Romblon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,189. This represented 3.07% of the total population of Romblon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Macalas is 5 to 9, with 147 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 124
1 to 4103
5 to 9147
10 to 14145
15 to 19125
20 to 24101
25 to 2963
30 to 3459
35 to 3973
40 to 4465
45 to 4972
50 to 5461
55 to 5949
60 to 6437
65 to 6917
70 to 7419
75 to 7915
80 and over14
Total1,189

Historical population

The population of Macalas grew from 753 in 1990 to 1,189 in 2015, an increase of 436 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.24%, or an increase of 15 people, from the previous population of 1,174 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
753
9023.44%
9591.32%
9870.40%
1,1746.52%
1,1890.24%

Location

Macalas is situated at approximately 12.5508, 122.2892, in the island of Romblon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 134.1 meters or 440.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Macalas 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.