Magsaysay, Municipality of Esperanza, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityEsperanza
Postal code5407
Population (2015)717
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates11.8100, 124.0198

Magsaysay is a barangay in the municipality of Esperanza, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 717. This represented 3.86% of the total population of Esperanza.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Magsaysay is 5 to 9, with 97 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 115
1 to 473
5 to 997
10 to 1495
15 to 1974
20 to 2459
25 to 2948
30 to 3443
35 to 3943
40 to 4429
45 to 4923
50 to 5429
55 to 5924
60 to 6415
65 to 6924
70 to 7411
75 to 7910
80 and over5
Total717

Historical population

The population of Magsaysay grew from 487 in 1990 to 717 in 2015, an increase of 230 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.18%, or a decrease of 7 people, from the previous population of 724 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
487
5221.31%
6464.68%
641-0.11%
7244.53%
717-0.18%

Location

Magsaysay is situated at approximately 11.8100, 124.0198, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 16.0 meters or 52.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Magsaysay 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.