Libertad, Municipality of Cawayan, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityCawayan
Postal code5409
Population (2015)1,251
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.0784, 123.7977

Libertad is a barangay in the municipality of Cawayan, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,251. This represented 1.87% of the total population of Cawayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Libertad is 5 to 9, with 183 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 125
1 to 4127
5 to 9183
10 to 14162
15 to 19122
20 to 24104
25 to 2985
30 to 3479
35 to 3955
40 to 4454
45 to 4969
50 to 5452
55 to 5938
60 to 6431
65 to 6917
70 to 7422
75 to 7913
80 and over13
Total1,251

Historical population

The population of Libertad grew from 892 in 1990 to 1,251 in 2015, an increase of 359 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.43%, or an increase of 28 people, from the previous population of 1,223 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
892
1,0663.39%
1,029-0.75%
1,2753.00%
1,223-1.50%
1,2510.43%

Location

Libertad is situated at approximately 12.0784, 123.7977, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 76.2 meters or 250.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Libertad 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.