Ambolong, Municipality of Aroroy, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityAroroy
Postal code5414
Population (2015)4,224
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.5032, 123.3993

Ambolong is a barangay in the municipality of Aroroy, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,224. This represented 4.90% of the total population of Aroroy.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Ambolong is 5 to 9, with 529 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 24 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1106
1 to 4492
5 to 9529
10 to 14523
15 to 19475
20 to 24360
25 to 29289
30 to 34266
35 to 39232
40 to 44218
45 to 49207
50 to 54156
55 to 59130
60 to 6484
65 to 6956
70 to 7442
75 to 7935
80 and over24
Total4,224

Historical population

The population of Ambolong grew from 2,145 in 1990 to 4,224 in 2015, an increase of 2,079 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.15%, or an increase of 446 people, from the previous population of 3,778 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,145
2,7004.41%
2,9772.12%
3,3211.52%
3,7784.80%
4,2242.15%

Location

Ambolong is situated at approximately 12.5032, 123.3993, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 49.2 meters or 161.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Ambolong 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.