Guiom, Municipality of Cawayan, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityCawayan
Postal code5409
Population (2015)2,227
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates11.9727, 123.7478

Guiom is a barangay in the municipality of Cawayan, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,227. This represented 3.32% of the total population of Cawayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Guiom is 5 to 9, with 324 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 153
1 to 4284
5 to 9324
10 to 14289
15 to 19213
20 to 24172
25 to 29159
30 to 34146
35 to 39137
40 to 4486
45 to 4986
50 to 5474
55 to 5960
60 to 6450
65 to 6940
70 to 7424
75 to 7919
80 and over11
Total2,227

Historical population

The population of Guiom grew from 930 in 1990 to 2,227 in 2015, an increase of 1,297 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.10%, or an increase of 330 people, from the previous population of 1,897 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
930
1,0402.12%
1,2834.61%
1,5452.60%
1,8977.76%
2,2273.10%

Location

Guiom is situated at approximately 11.9727, 123.7478, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 2.1 meters or 6.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Guiom 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.