Jangan, Municipality of Balud, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityBalud
Postal code5412
Population (2015)873
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.0401, 123.2890

Jangan is a barangay in the municipality of Balud, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 873. This represented 2.29% of the total population of Balud.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Jangan is 5 to 9, with 130 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 119
1 to 4100
5 to 9130
10 to 1496
15 to 19118
20 to 2479
25 to 2961
30 to 3440
35 to 3937
40 to 4442
45 to 4938
50 to 5431
55 to 5922
60 to 6423
65 to 6910
70 to 749
75 to 795
80 and over13
Total873

Historical population

The population of Jangan fell from 922 in 1990 to 873 in 2015, a decrease of 49 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.45%, or a decrease of 21 people, from the previous population of 894 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
922
1,0462.39%
1,012-0.71%
912-1.42%
894-0.72%
873-0.45%

Location

Jangan is situated at approximately 12.0401, 123.2890, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 14.1 meters or 46.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Jangan 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.