Santo Niño, Municipality of Cataingan, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityCataingan
Postal code5405
Population (2015)1,643
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates11.9577, 123.9965

Santo Niño is a barangay in the municipality of Cataingan, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,643. This represented 3.26% of the total population of Cataingan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Santo Niño is 10 to 14, with 223 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 19 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 142
1 to 4147
5 to 9171
10 to 14223
15 to 19191
20 to 24114
25 to 29101
30 to 3469
35 to 3985
40 to 4486
45 to 4979
50 to 5471
55 to 5981
60 to 6460
65 to 6940
70 to 7437
75 to 7927
80 and over19
Total1,643

Historical population

The population of Santo Niño grew from 1,174 in 1990 to 1,643 in 2015, an increase of 469 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.87%, or an increase of 152 people, from the previous population of 1,491 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,174
1,2451.11%
1,5624.98%
1,5690.06%
1,491-1.84%
1,6431.87%

Location

Santo Niño is situated at approximately 11.9577, 123.9965, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 93.4 meters or 306.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Santo Niño 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.