Poblacion, Municipality of Cataingan, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityCataingan
Postal code5405
Population (2015)7,745
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.0068, 123.9918

Poblacion is a barangay in the municipality of Cataingan, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 7,745. This represented 15.39% of the total population of Cataingan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Poblacion is 10 to 14, with 924 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 84 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1163
1 to 4670
5 to 9874
10 to 14924
15 to 19867
20 to 24668
25 to 29521
30 to 34463
35 to 39400
40 to 44411
45 to 49426
50 to 54371
55 to 59304
60 to 64223
65 to 69140
70 to 74134
75 to 79102
80 and over84
Total7,745

Historical population

The population of Poblacion grew from 5,443 in 1990 to 7,745 in 2015, an increase of 2,302 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.37%, or an increase of 150 people, from the previous population of 7,595 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
5,443
6,7764.19%
7,3181.66%
7,6800.67%
7,595-0.40%
7,7450.37%

Location

Poblacion is situated at approximately 12.0068, 123.9918, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 45.3 meters or 148.6 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.