Cabungahan, Municipality of Cawayan, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityCawayan
Postal code5409
Population (2015)1,545
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.0522, 123.8007

Cabungahan is a barangay in the municipality of Cawayan, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,545. This represented 2.30% of the total population of Cawayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cabungahan is 10 to 14, with 216 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 134
1 to 4162
5 to 9206
10 to 14216
15 to 19158
20 to 24107
25 to 2993
30 to 3493
35 to 3984
40 to 4493
45 to 4952
50 to 5463
55 to 5968
60 to 6448
65 to 6934
70 to 7415
75 to 7911
80 and over8
Total1,545

Historical population

The population of Cabungahan grew from 809 in 1990 to 1,545 in 2015, an increase of 736 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.35%, or an increase of 28 people, from the previous population of 1,517 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
809
1,1046.00%
1,1250.40%
1,5364.39%
1,517-0.45%
1,5450.35%

Location

Cabungahan is situated at approximately 12.0522, 123.8007, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 45.7 meters or 149.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cabungahan 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.