Masaga, Municipality of Rapu-Rapu, Province of Albay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceAlbay
MunicipalityRapu-Rapu
Postal code4517
Population (2015)517
Philippine major island(s)Batan
Coordinates13.2507, 124.0462

Masaga is a barangay in the municipality of Rapu-Rapu, in the province of Albay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 517. This represented 1.40% 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 Masaga is 10 to 14, with 71 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 115
1 to 450
5 to 964
10 to 1471
15 to 1959
20 to 2459
25 to 2936
30 to 3424
35 to 3928
40 to 4421
45 to 4923
50 to 5421
55 to 5913
60 to 6413
65 to 697
70 to 743
75 to 796
80 and over4
Total517

Historical population

The population of Masaga grew from 344 in 1990 to 517 in 2015, an increase of 173 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.60%, or an increase of 16 people, from the previous population of 501 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
344
4635.72%
395-3.35%
4511.85%
5013.90%
5170.60%

Location

Masaga is situated at approximately 13.2507, 124.0462, 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

Masaga 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.