Cagbatang, Municipality of Cataingan, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityCataingan
Postal code5405
Population (2015)1,258
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.0017, 123.9111

Cagbatang is a barangay in the municipality of Cataingan, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,258. This represented 2.50% of the total population of Cataingan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cagbatang is 5 to 9, with 181 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 123
1 to 4126
5 to 9181
10 to 14176
15 to 19140
20 to 2472
25 to 2977
30 to 3461
35 to 3964
40 to 4452
45 to 4960
50 to 5458
55 to 5942
60 to 6445
65 to 6933
70 to 7419
75 to 7916
80 and over13
Total1,258

Historical population

The population of Cagbatang fell from 1,456 in 1990 to 1,258 in 2015, a decrease of 198 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.96%, or a decrease of 138 people, from the previous population of 1,396 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,456
1,316-1.88%
1,5102.99%
1,395-1.09%
1,3960.03%
1,258-1.96%

Location

Cagbatang is situated at approximately 12.0017, 123.9111, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 42.0 meters or 137.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cagbatang 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.