Pajo, Municipality of Balud, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityBalud
Postal code5412
Population (2015)2,217
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.1064, 123.2222

Pajo is a barangay in the municipality of Balud, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,217. This represented 5.82% of the total population of Balud.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Pajo is 5 to 9, with 295 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 151
1 to 4245
5 to 9295
10 to 14292
15 to 19195
20 to 24189
25 to 29142
30 to 34157
35 to 39113
40 to 44105
45 to 49105
50 to 5488
55 to 5984
60 to 6454
65 to 6938
70 to 7425
75 to 7921
80 and over18
Total2,217

Historical population

The population of Pajo grew from 1,129 in 1990 to 2,217 in 2015, an increase of 1,088 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.27%, or an increase of 247 people, from the previous population of 1,970 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,129
1,3573.51%
1,6604.42%
1,6690.07%
1,9706.22%
2,2172.27%

Location

Pajo is situated at approximately 12.1064, 123.2222, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 20.6 meters or 67.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Pajo 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.