Palobandera, Municipality of Cawayan, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityCawayan
Postal code5409
Population (2015)678
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.0937, 123.7730

Palobandera is a barangay in the municipality of Cawayan, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 678. This represented 1.01% of the total population of Cawayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palobandera is 10 to 14, with 118 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 119
1 to 468
5 to 982
10 to 14118
15 to 1965
20 to 2440
25 to 2934
30 to 3444
35 to 3938
40 to 4434
45 to 4927
50 to 5422
55 to 5938
60 to 6419
65 to 699
70 to 7411
75 to 796
80 and over4
Total678

Historical population

The population of Palobandera grew from 387 in 1990 to 678 in 2015, an increase of 291 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.22%, or an increase of 42 people, from the previous population of 636 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
387
5145.46%
5330.78%
7635.07%
636-6.41%
6781.22%

Location

Palobandera is situated at approximately 12.0937, 123.7730, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 47.9 meters or 157.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palobandera 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.