Dayhagan, Municipality of Aroroy, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityAroroy
Postal code5414
Population (2015)1,665
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.4194, 123.2949

Dayhagan is a barangay in the municipality of Aroroy, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,665. This represented 1.93% of the total population of Aroroy.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Dayhagan is 5 to 9, with 278 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 158
1 to 4235
5 to 9278
10 to 14217
15 to 19195
20 to 24122
25 to 2997
30 to 3485
35 to 3991
40 to 4471
45 to 4945
50 to 5446
55 to 5942
60 to 6430
65 to 6921
70 to 7419
75 to 797
80 and over6
Total1,665

Historical population

The population of Dayhagan grew from 691 in 1990 to 1,665 in 2015, an increase of 974 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.07%, or an increase of 170 people, from the previous population of 1,495 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
691
8493.93%
9011.28%
9711.04%
1,49517.01%
1,6652.07%

Location

Dayhagan is situated at approximately 12.4194, 123.2949, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 31.6 meters or 103.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Dayhagan 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.