Maihao, Municipality of Cawayan, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityCawayan
Postal code5409
Population (2015)1,450
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates11.9911, 123.7602

Maihao is a barangay in the municipality of Cawayan, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,450. This represented 2.16% of the total population of Cawayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Maihao is 5 to 9, with 202 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 131
1 to 4170
5 to 9202
10 to 14178
15 to 19118
20 to 2496
25 to 2990
30 to 3466
35 to 39100
40 to 4489
45 to 4979
50 to 5457
55 to 5943
60 to 6437
65 to 6929
70 to 7431
75 to 7914
80 and over20
Total1,450

Historical population

The population of Maihao grew from 1,010 in 1990 to 1,450 in 2015, an increase of 440 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.48%, or an increase of 36 people, from the previous population of 1,414 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,010
993-0.32%
1,2224.55%
1,3971.86%
1,4140.44%
1,4500.48%

Location

Maihao is situated at approximately 11.9911, 123.7602, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 6.9 meters or 22.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Maihao 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.