Salvacion, Municipality of Balud, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityBalud
Postal code5412
Population (2015)1,255
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.0908, 123.3214

Salvacion is a barangay in the municipality of Balud, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,255. This represented 3.29% of the total population of Balud.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Salvacion is 10 to 14, with 188 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 129
1 to 4136
5 to 9182
10 to 14188
15 to 19149
20 to 2487
25 to 2969
30 to 3477
35 to 3979
40 to 4460
45 to 4939
50 to 5444
55 to 5943
60 to 6425
65 to 6916
70 to 747
75 to 7915
80 and over10
Total1,255

Historical population

The population of Salvacion grew from 768 in 1990 to 1,255 in 2015, an increase of 487 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.95%, or an increase of 121 people, from the previous population of 1,134 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
768
9223.48%
1,1595.03%
1,157-0.02%
1,134-0.73%
1,2551.95%

Location

Salvacion is situated at approximately 12.0908, 123.3214, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 33.5 meters or 109.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Salvacion 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.