Santo Tomas, Municipality of Sasmuan, Province of Pampanga

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvincePampanga
MunicipalitySasmuan
Postal code2004
Population (2020)3,227
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates14.9488, 120.6238 (14° 57' North, 120° 37' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level5.3 meters (17.4 feet)

Santo Tomas is a barangay in the municipality of Sasmuan, in the province of Pampanga. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 3,227. This represented 11.10% of the total population of Sasmuan.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Santo Tomas in the 2015 Census was 3,206 broken down into 740 households or an average of 4.33 members per household.

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Number of households in Santo Tomas (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
2,7994765.88
3,1006384.86
2,8695495.23
3,2407364.40
3,0656494.72
3,2067404.33

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Santo Tomas is 15 to 19, with 300 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 32 individuals.

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Population of Santo Tomas by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 1531.65%
1 to 42337.27%
5 to 92919.08%
10 to 142999.33%
15 to 193009.36%
20 to 242899.01%
25 to 292206.86%
30 to 342397.45%
35 to 392427.55%
40 to 442146.67%
45 to 491745.43%
50 to 541745.43%
55 to 591424.43%
60 to 641213.77%
65 to 691023.18%
70 to 74411.28%
75 to 79321.00%
80 and over401.25%
Total3,206100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 41.42
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 10.17
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 51.59
  • Median Age: 28.14

Historical population

The population of Santo Tomas grew from 2,799 in 1990 to 3,227 in 2020, an increase of 428 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a positive growth rate of 0.14%, or an increase of 21 people, from the previous population of 3,206 in 2015.

Population of Santo Tomas (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,799
3,1001.93%
2,869-1.65%
3,2401.69%
3,065-2.00%
3,2060.86%
3,2270.14%

Location

Santo Tomas is situated at approximately 14.9488, 120.6238, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 5.3 meters or 17.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Santo Tomas 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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