Alas, Municipality of Mandaon, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityMandaon
Postal code5411
Population (2015)2,271
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.2615, 123.3422

Alas is a barangay in the municipality of Mandaon, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,271. This represented 5.50% of the total population of Mandaon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Alas is 5 to 9, with 358 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 152
1 to 4270
5 to 9358
10 to 14318
15 to 19220
20 to 24154
25 to 29124
30 to 34134
35 to 39116
40 to 44125
45 to 4978
50 to 5481
55 to 5969
60 to 6449
65 to 6950
70 to 7429
75 to 7926
80 and over18
Total2,271

Historical population

The population of Alas grew from 1,648 in 1990 to 2,271 in 2015, an increase of 623 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.64%, or an increase of 186 people, from the previous population of 2,085 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,648
1,7901.56%
1,8320.50%
2,0121.30%
2,0851.31%
2,2711.64%

Location

Alas is situated at approximately 12.2615, 123.3422, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 36.4 meters or 119.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Alas 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.