Poblacion, Municipality of Aroroy, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityAroroy
Postal code5414
Population (2015)4,088
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.5121, 123.3959

Poblacion is a barangay in the municipality of Aroroy, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,088. This represented 4.74% of the total population of Aroroy.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Poblacion is 5 to 9, with 459 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 19 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 197
1 to 4427
5 to 9459
10 to 14454
15 to 19456
20 to 24391
25 to 29340
30 to 34239
35 to 39228
40 to 44193
45 to 49226
50 to 54201
55 to 59149
60 to 6499
65 to 6955
70 to 7433
75 to 7919
80 and over22
Total4,088

Historical population

The population of Poblacion grew from 2,643 in 1990 to 4,088 in 2015, an increase of 1,445 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.95%, or an increase of 394 people, from the previous population of 3,694 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,643
2,9512.09%
3,2922.37%
3,4940.82%
3,6942.05%
4,0881.95%

Location

Poblacion is situated at approximately 12.5121, 123.3959, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.2 meters or 13.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Poblacion 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.