Punta Batsan, Municipality of Cawayan, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityCawayan
Postal code5409
Population (2015)2,457
Coordinates11.8884, 123.6625

Punta Batsan is a barangay in the municipality of Cawayan, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,457. This represented 3.67% of the total population of Cawayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Punta Batsan is 5 to 9, with 351 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 164
1 to 4280
5 to 9351
10 to 14319
15 to 19256
20 to 24160
25 to 29175
30 to 34157
35 to 39170
40 to 44143
45 to 49120
50 to 5490
55 to 5948
60 to 6460
65 to 6925
70 to 7424
75 to 799
80 and over6
Total2,457

Historical population

The population of Punta Batsan grew from 1,502 in 1995 to 2,457 in 2015, an increase of 955 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.09%, or an increase of 11 people, from the previous population of 2,446 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,502
2,0917.35%
2,2791.19%
2,4462.61%
2,4570.09%

Location

Punta Batsan is situated at approximately 11.8884, 123.6625. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 5.1 meters or 16.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Punta Batsan 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.