Santa Teresita, Municipality of Cataingan, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityCataingan
Postal code5405
Population (2015)1,431
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.0493, 123.9760

Santa Teresita is a barangay in the municipality of Cataingan, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,431. This represented 2.84% of the total population of Cataingan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Santa Teresita is 10 to 14, with 193 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 130
1 to 4167
5 to 9172
10 to 14193
15 to 19146
20 to 24105
25 to 2987
30 to 3484
35 to 3956
40 to 4456
45 to 4962
50 to 5462
55 to 5958
60 to 6446
65 to 6935
70 to 7428
75 to 7932
80 and over12
Total1,431

Historical population

The population of Santa Teresita grew from 961 in 1990 to 1,431 in 2015, an increase of 470 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.09%, or an increase of 79 people, from the previous population of 1,352 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
961
1,0271.25%
1,0831.14%
1,3493.08%
1,3520.08%
1,4311.09%

Location

Santa Teresita is situated at approximately 12.0493, 123.9760, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 44.9 meters or 147.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Santa Teresita 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.