Gaba, Municipality of Rapu-Rapu, Province of Albay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceAlbay
MunicipalityRapu-Rapu
Postal code4517
Population (2015)836
Philippine major island(s)Batan
Coordinates13.2619, 123.9802

Gaba is a barangay in the municipality of Rapu-Rapu, in the province of Albay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 836. This represented 2.26% of the total population of Rapu-Rapu.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Gaba is 5 to 9, with 108 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 110
1 to 483
5 to 9108
10 to 14102
15 to 1999
20 to 2459
25 to 2959
30 to 3464
35 to 3944
40 to 4442
45 to 4938
50 to 5431
55 to 5924
60 to 6427
65 to 6915
70 to 7412
75 to 7912
80 and over7
Total836

Historical population

The population of Gaba fell from 1,021 in 1990 to 836 in 2015, a decrease of 185 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.85%, or a decrease of 137 people, from the previous population of 973 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,021
980-0.76%
9890.20%
851-2.05%
9735.00%
836-2.85%

Location

Gaba is situated at approximately 13.2619, 123.9802, in the island of Batan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 15.6 meters or 51.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Gaba 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.