Calapayan, Municipality of Cawayan, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityCawayan
Postal code5409
Population (2015)1,276
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.0240, 123.7859

Calapayan is a barangay in the municipality of Cawayan, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,276. This represented 1.90% of the total population of Cawayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Calapayan is 10 to 14, with 194 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 132
1 to 4117
5 to 9173
10 to 14194
15 to 19109
20 to 2469
25 to 2995
30 to 3462
35 to 3980
40 to 4477
45 to 4973
50 to 5454
55 to 5934
60 to 6446
65 to 6930
70 to 7416
75 to 798
80 and over7
Total1,276

Historical population

The population of Calapayan grew from 839 in 1990 to 1,276 in 2015, an increase of 437 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.10%, or a decrease of 7 people, from the previous population of 1,283 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
839
1,0374.05%
1,2433.96%
1,205-0.43%
1,2832.31%
1,276-0.10%

Location

Calapayan is situated at approximately 12.0240, 123.7859, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 52.3 meters or 171.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Calapayan 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.