Gibraltar, Municipality of Batuan, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityBatuan
Postal code5415
Population (2015)1,742
Philippine major island(s)Ticao
Coordinates12.3597, 123.7876

Gibraltar is a barangay in the municipality of Batuan, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,742. This represented 11.55% of the total population of Batuan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Gibraltar is 10 to 14, with 235 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 145
1 to 4191
5 to 9228
10 to 14235
15 to 19219
20 to 24200
25 to 29110
30 to 3499
35 to 3983
40 to 4471
45 to 4956
50 to 5456
55 to 5958
60 to 6430
65 to 6923
70 to 7413
75 to 7911
80 and over14
Total1,742

Historical population

The population of Gibraltar grew from 848 in 1990 to 1,742 in 2015, an increase of 894 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.49%, or an increase of 130 people, from the previous population of 1,612 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
848
1,1225.39%
1,3043.28%
1,4461.44%
1,6124.04%
1,7421.49%

Location

Gibraltar is situated at approximately 12.3597, 123.7876, in the island of Ticao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 24.3 meters or 79.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Gibraltar 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.