Poblacion, Municipality of Batuan, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityBatuan
Postal code5415
Population (2015)2,293
Philippine major island(s)Ticao
Coordinates12.4279, 123.7785

Poblacion is a barangay in the municipality of Batuan, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,293. This represented 15.20% of the total population of Batuan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Poblacion is 10 to 14, with 266 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 36 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 143
1 to 4180
5 to 9234
10 to 14266
15 to 19243
20 to 24248
25 to 29131
30 to 34103
35 to 39133
40 to 44129
45 to 49168
50 to 54112
55 to 5986
60 to 6446
65 to 6960
70 to 7436
75 to 7938
80 and over37
Total2,293

Historical population

The population of Poblacion grew from 1,924 in 1990 to 2,293 in 2015, an increase of 369 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.40%, or an increase of 48 people, from the previous population of 2,245 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,924
2,2723.16%
2,3580.80%
2,227-0.79%
2,2450.29%
2,2930.40%

Location

Poblacion is situated at approximately 12.4279, 123.7785, in the island of Ticao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 13.4 meters or 44.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Poblacion 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.