Capsay, Municipality of Aroroy, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityAroroy
Postal code5414
Population (2015)2,402
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.4493, 123.4088

Capsay is a barangay in the municipality of Aroroy, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,402. This represented 2.79% of the total population of Aroroy.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Capsay is 5 to 9, with 343 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 180
1 to 4315
5 to 9343
10 to 14313
15 to 19247
20 to 24226
25 to 29184
30 to 34145
35 to 39135
40 to 44106
45 to 4988
50 to 5460
55 to 5960
60 to 6436
65 to 6921
70 to 7421
75 to 7911
80 and over11
Total2,402

Historical population

The population of Capsay grew from 1,517 in 1990 to 2,402 in 2015, an increase of 885 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.93%, or an increase of 338 people, from the previous population of 2,064 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,517
1,485-0.40%
1,373-1.67%
1,6502.57%
2,0648.49%
2,4022.93%

Location

Capsay is situated at approximately 12.4493, 123.4088, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 50.3 meters or 165.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Capsay 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.