Dao, Municipality of Balud, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityBalud
Postal code5412
Population (2015)2,290
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.0073, 123.1966

Dao is a barangay in the municipality of Balud, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,290. This represented 6.01% of the total population of Balud.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Dao is 5 to 9, with 325 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 163
1 to 4302
5 to 9325
10 to 14302
15 to 19224
20 to 24126
25 to 29134
30 to 34148
35 to 39133
40 to 44125
45 to 4985
50 to 5470
55 to 5976
60 to 6460
65 to 6949
70 to 7429
75 to 7921
80 and over18
Total2,290

Historical population

The population of Dao grew from 1,384 in 1990 to 2,290 in 2015, an increase of 906 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.18%, or an increase of 347 people, from the previous population of 1,943 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,384
1,5321.92%
1,407-1.81%
1,7883.36%
1,9433.07%
2,2903.18%

Location

Dao is situated at approximately 12.0073, 123.1966, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.0 meters or 26.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Dao 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.