R. M. Magbalon, Municipality of Cawayan, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityCawayan
Postal code5409
Population (2015)954
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.0547, 123.7529

R. M. Magbalon, formerly Bebinan, is a barangay in the municipality of Cawayan, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 954. This represented 1.42% of the total population of Cawayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in R. M. Magbalon is 5 to 9, with 146 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 129
1 to 4113
5 to 9146
10 to 14117
15 to 1989
20 to 2484
25 to 2956
30 to 3473
35 to 3950
40 to 4435
45 to 4940
50 to 5444
55 to 5927
60 to 6428
65 to 6910
70 to 745
75 to 792
80 and over6
Total954

Historical population

The population of R. M. Magbalon grew from 701 in 1990 to 954 in 2015, an increase of 253 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.27%, or an increase of 61 people, from the previous population of 893 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
701
8493.65%
8981.21%
821-1.23%
8933.11%
9541.27%

Location

R. M. Magbalon is situated at approximately 12.0547, 123.7529, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 29.5 meters or 96.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

R. M. Magbalon 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.