Francia, Municipality of Virac, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
MunicipalityVirac
Postal code4800
Population (2015)1,957
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Coordinates13.5845, 124.2394

Francia, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Virac, in the province of Catanduanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,957. This represented 2.66% of the total population of Virac.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Francia is 15 to 19, with 241 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 137
1 to 4137
5 to 9187
10 to 14187
15 to 19241
20 to 24216
25 to 29146
30 to 34141
35 to 39131
40 to 44111
45 to 4983
50 to 54108
55 to 5975
60 to 6460
65 to 6938
70 to 7419
75 to 7914
80 and over26
Total1,957

Historical population

The population of Francia grew from 1,362 in 1990 to 1,957 in 2015, an increase of 595 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.47%, or an increase of 144 people, from the previous population of 1,813 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,362
1,5842.87%
1,8172.99%
1,8230.05%
1,813-0.20%
1,9571.47%

Location

Francia is situated at approximately 13.5845, 124.2394, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 5.4 meters or 17.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Francia 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.