Banahao, Municipality of Dimasalang, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityDimasalang
Postal code5403
Population (2015)1,552
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.1908, 123.8487

Banahao is a barangay in the municipality of Dimasalang, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,552. This represented 5.93% of the total population of Dimasalang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Banahao is 10 to 14, with 196 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 138
1 to 4162
5 to 9178
10 to 14196
15 to 19185
20 to 24134
25 to 2985
30 to 3478
35 to 3975
40 to 4491
45 to 4965
50 to 5464
55 to 5957
60 to 6450
65 to 6941
70 to 7426
75 to 7913
80 and over14
Total1,552

Historical population

The population of Banahao grew from 1,156 in 1990 to 1,552 in 2015, an increase of 396 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.17%, or an increase of 14 people, from the previous population of 1,538 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,156
1,3723.26%
1,4511.21%
1,5390.82%
1,538-0.02%
1,5520.17%

Location

Banahao is situated at approximately 12.1908, 123.8487, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 53.3 meters or 174.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Banahao 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.