Liong, Municipality of Cataingan, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityCataingan
Postal code5405
Population (2015)1,660
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.0212, 123.8929

Liong is a barangay in the municipality of Cataingan, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,660. This represented 3.30% of the total population of Cataingan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Liong is 5 to 9, with 238 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 141
1 to 4176
5 to 9238
10 to 14221
15 to 19162
20 to 24124
25 to 2995
30 to 3484
35 to 3976
40 to 4470
45 to 4994
50 to 5466
55 to 5965
60 to 6447
65 to 6938
70 to 7437
75 to 7917
80 and over9
Total1,660

Historical population

The population of Liong grew from 1,366 in 1990 to 1,660 in 2015, an increase of 294 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.10%, or an increase of 9 people, from the previous population of 1,651 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,366
1,5101.90%
1,6161.47%
1,6650.41%
1,651-0.31%
1,6600.10%

Location

Liong is situated at approximately 12.0212, 123.8929, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 46.6 meters or 152.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Liong 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.