Albasan, Municipality of Claveria, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityClaveria
Postal code5419
Population (2015)1,272
Philippine major island(s)Burias
Coordinates12.9312, 123.1297

Albasan is a barangay in the municipality of Claveria, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,272. This represented 2.91% of the total population of Claveria.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Albasan is 5 to 9, with 158 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 153
1 to 4134
5 to 9158
10 to 14141
15 to 19148
20 to 24110
25 to 2989
30 to 3462
35 to 3965
40 to 4455
45 to 4965
50 to 5446
55 to 5950
60 to 6437
65 to 6922
70 to 7419
75 to 7911
80 and over7
Total1,272

Historical population

The population of Albasan grew from 802 in 1990 to 1,272 in 2015, an increase of 470 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.06%, or an increase of 4 people, from the previous population of 1,268 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
802
1,0114.43%
991-0.43%
1,0841.24%
1,2685.87%
1,2720.06%

Location

Albasan is situated at approximately 12.9312, 123.1297, in the island of Burias. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 102.3 meters or 335.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Albasan 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.