Docol, Municipality of Baleno, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityBaleno
Postal code5413
Population (2015)677
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.4722, 123.4529

Docol is a barangay in the municipality of Baleno, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 677. This represented 2.59% of the total population of Baleno.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Docol is 5 to 9, with 113 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 114
1 to 473
5 to 9113
10 to 1487
15 to 1981
20 to 2444
25 to 2947
30 to 3440
35 to 3942
40 to 4430
45 to 4934
50 to 5417
55 to 5915
60 to 6413
65 to 6912
70 to 747
75 to 793
80 and over5
Total677

Historical population

The population of Docol grew from 401 in 1990 to 677 in 2015, an increase of 276 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.80%, or a decrease of 29 people, from the previous population of 706 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
401
5174.88%
5672.00%
559-0.20%
7068.87%
677-0.80%

Location

Docol is situated at approximately 12.4722, 123.4529, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 39.7 meters or 130.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Docol 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.