Bocal, Municipality of San Fernando, Province of Camarines Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCamarines Sur
MunicipalitySan Fernando
Postal code4415
Population (2015)684
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates13.5125, 123.1296

Bocal is a barangay in the municipality of San Fernando, in the province of Camarines Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 684. This represented 1.94% of the total population of San Fernando.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bocal is 5 to 9, with 101 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 65 to 69, and 75 to 79, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 111
1 to 473
5 to 9101
10 to 1489
15 to 1960
20 to 2448
25 to 2941
30 to 3440
35 to 3936
40 to 4434
45 to 4943
50 to 5427
55 to 5926
60 to 6425
65 to 695
70 to 7414
75 to 795
80 and over6
Total684

Historical population

The population of Bocal grew from 518 in 1990 to 684 in 2015, an increase of 166 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.14%, or a decrease of 5 people, from the previous population of 689 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
518
5802.14%
552-1.06%
6241.71%
6893.67%
684-0.14%

Location

Bocal is situated at approximately 13.5125, 123.1296, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 231.2 meters or 758.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bocal 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.