Gaid, Municipality of Dimasalang, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityDimasalang
Postal code5403
Population (2015)1,558
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.1771, 123.8800

Gaid is a barangay in the municipality of Dimasalang, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,558. This represented 5.95% of the total population of Dimasalang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Gaid is 10 to 14, with 247 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 134
1 to 4138
5 to 9215
10 to 14247
15 to 19163
20 to 2497
25 to 2980
30 to 3470
35 to 3999
40 to 4492
45 to 4951
50 to 5462
55 to 5949
60 to 6450
65 to 6948
70 to 7429
75 to 7920
80 and over14
Total1,558

Historical population

The population of Gaid grew from 918 in 1990 to 1,558 in 2015, an increase of 640 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.29%, or a decrease of 24 people, from the previous population of 1,582 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
918
1,1043.52%
1,097-0.14%
1,4033.45%
1,5824.47%
1,558-0.29%

Location

Gaid is situated at approximately 12.1771, 123.8800, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 16.1 meters or 52.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Gaid 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.