Quezon, Municipality of Cataingan, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityCataingan
Postal code5405
Population (2020)1,921
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates11.9467, 123.9661 (11° 57' North, 123° 58' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level28.3 meters (92.8 feet)

Quezon is a barangay in the municipality of Cataingan, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 1,921. This represented 3.79% of the total population of Cataingan.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Quezon in the 2015 Census was 2,004 broken down into 398 households or an average of 5.04 members per household.

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Number of households in Quezon (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
9832054.80
1,3412655.06
1,4482954.91
1,8233754.86
1,9423885.01
2,0043985.04

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Quezon is 5 to 9, with 304 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 13 individuals.

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Population of Quezon by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 1552.74%
1 to 421810.88%
5 to 930415.17%
10 to 1426213.07%
15 to 1920310.13%
20 to 241547.68%
25 to 291406.99%
30 to 341015.04%
35 to 39864.29%
40 to 44884.39%
45 to 49974.84%
50 to 54733.64%
55 to 59683.39%
60 to 64452.25%
65 to 69391.95%
70 to 74381.90%
75 to 79201.00%
80 and over130.65%
Total2,004100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 79.53
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 10.43
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 89.96
  • Median Age: 19.01

Historical population

The population of Quezon grew from 983 in 1990 to 1,921 in 2020, an increase of 938 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a negative growth rate of 0.89%, or a decrease of 83 people, from the previous population of 2,004 in 2015.

Population of Quezon (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
983
1,3415.99%
1,4481.66%
1,8233.23%
1,9422.33%
2,0040.60%
1,921-0.89%

Location

Quezon is situated at approximately 11.9467, 123.9661, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 28.3 meters or 92.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Quezon shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

Notes

  1. Data on population, and households, are from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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