Damacan, Municipality of Bacacay, Province of Albay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceAlbay
MunicipalityBacacay
Postal code4509
Population (2015)431
Philippine major island(s)Cagraray
Coordinates13.2569, 123.8750

Damacan is a barangay in the municipality of Bacacay, in the province of Albay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 431. This represented 0.63% of the total population of Bacacay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Damacan is 5 to 9, with 57 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 16
1 to 445
5 to 957
10 to 1441
15 to 1937
20 to 2441
25 to 2937
30 to 3428
35 to 3918
40 to 4421
45 to 4920
50 to 5410
55 to 5925
60 to 6414
65 to 6912
70 to 745
75 to 798
80 and over6
Total431

Historical population

The population of Damacan fell from 675 in 1990 to 431 in 2015, a decrease of 244 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.48%, or a decrease of 35 people, from the previous population of 466 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
675
623-1.49%
541-2.98%
394-4.28%
4666.30%
431-1.48%

Location

Damacan is situated at approximately 13.2569, 123.8750, in the island of Cagraray. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 45.8 meters or 150.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Damacan 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.