Gangao, Municipality of Baleno, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityBaleno
Postal code5413
Population (2015)2,135
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.4193, 123.5150

Gangao is a barangay in the municipality of Baleno, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,135. This represented 8.18% of the total population of Baleno.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Gangao is 5 to 9, with 316 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 151
1 to 4268
5 to 9316
10 to 14300
15 to 19224
20 to 24130
25 to 29126
30 to 34120
35 to 39119
40 to 4497
45 to 4985
50 to 5483
55 to 5958
60 to 6457
65 to 6937
70 to 7442
75 to 798
80 and over14
Total2,135

Historical population

The population of Gangao grew from 1,530 in 1990 to 2,135 in 2015, an increase of 605 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.66%, or an increase of 177 people, from the previous population of 1,958 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,530
1,6060.91%
1,7802.23%
1,8610.62%
1,9581.87%
2,1351.66%

Location

Gangao is situated at approximately 12.4193, 123.5150, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 145.5 meters or 477.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Gangao 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.