Chimenea, Municipality of Cataingan, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityCataingan
Postal code5405
Population (2015)448
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates11.9807, 123.9126

Chimenea is a barangay in the municipality of Cataingan, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 448. This represented 0.89% of the total population of Cataingan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Chimenea is 10 to 14, with 68 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 65 to 69, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 115
1 to 452
5 to 959
10 to 1468
15 to 1936
20 to 2429
25 to 2923
30 to 3416
35 to 3913
40 to 4425
45 to 4920
50 to 5424
55 to 5931
60 to 6411
65 to 693
70 to 7414
75 to 794
80 and over5
Total448

Historical population

The population of Chimenea fell from 508 in 1990 to 448 in 2015, a decrease of 60 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.30%, or an increase of 7 people, from the previous population of 441 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
508
501-0.26%
6646.23%
572-2.04%
441-9.03%
4480.30%

Location

Chimenea is situated at approximately 11.9807, 123.9126, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 77.0 meters or 252.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Chimenea 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.