Mapula, Municipality of Romblon, Province of Romblon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvinceRomblon
MunicipalityRomblon
Postal code5500
Population (2015)654
Philippine major island(s)Romblon
Coordinates12.5344, 122.2697

Mapula is a barangay in the municipality of Romblon, in the province of Romblon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 654. This represented 1.69% of the total population of Romblon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Mapula is 15 to 19, with 79 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 18
1 to 444
5 to 966
10 to 1456
15 to 1979
20 to 2457
25 to 2945
30 to 3444
35 to 3933
40 to 4431
45 to 4937
50 to 5433
55 to 5939
60 to 6427
65 to 6917
70 to 7414
75 to 799
80 and over15
Total654

Historical population

The population of Mapula grew from 523 in 1990 to 654 in 2015, an increase of 131 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.26%, or an increase of 9 people, from the previous population of 645 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
523
5290.21%
6062.96%
6240.40%
6451.21%
6540.26%

Location

Mapula is situated at approximately 12.5344, 122.2697, in the island of Romblon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 162.8 meters or 534.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Mapula 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.