San Rafael, Municipality of Cataingan, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityCataingan
Postal code5405
Population (2015)823
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.0265, 123.9651

San Rafael is a barangay in the municipality of Cataingan, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 823. This represented 1.64% of the total population of Cataingan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in San Rafael is 10 to 14, with 129 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 117
1 to 485
5 to 9124
10 to 14129
15 to 1992
20 to 2458
25 to 2939
30 to 3447
35 to 3948
40 to 4434
45 to 4944
50 to 5426
55 to 5936
60 to 6412
65 to 6915
70 to 749
75 to 795
80 and over3
Total823

Historical population

The population of San Rafael fell from 856 in 1990 to 823 in 2015, a decrease of 33 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.63%, or an increase of 105 people, from the previous population of 718 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
856
748-2.49%
7610.37%
7820.38%
718-3.06%
8232.63%

Location

San Rafael is situated at approximately 12.0265, 123.9651, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 170.1 meters or 558.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

San Rafael 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.