Mabuhay, Municipality of Balud, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityBalud
Postal code5412
Population (2015)865
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates11.9488, 123.1958

Mabuhay, formerly Bongcanaway III, is a barangay in the municipality of Balud, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 865. This represented 2.27% of the total population of Balud.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Mabuhay is 5 to 9, with 138 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 125
1 to 4126
5 to 9138
10 to 14101
15 to 1975
20 to 2449
25 to 2950
30 to 3455
35 to 3950
40 to 4431
45 to 4935
50 to 5430
55 to 5930
60 to 6419
65 to 6924
70 to 7414
75 to 794
80 and over9
Total865

Historical population

The population of Mabuhay grew from 633 in 1990 to 865 in 2015, an increase of 232 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.31%, or an increase of 14 people, from the previous population of 851 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
633
424-7.23%
66710.20%
7160.98%
8516.49%
8650.31%

Location

Mabuhay is situated at approximately 11.9488, 123.1958, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 74.2 meters or 243.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Mabuhay 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.