Bugtong, Municipality of Mandaon, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityMandaon
Postal code5411
Population (2015)1,433
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.3149, 123.2722

Bugtong is a barangay in the municipality of Mandaon, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,433. This represented 3.47% of the total population of Mandaon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bugtong is 10 to 14, with 228 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 137
1 to 4168
5 to 9215
10 to 14228
15 to 19158
20 to 2479
25 to 2979
30 to 3472
35 to 3968
40 to 4470
45 to 4960
50 to 5455
55 to 5943
60 to 6423
65 to 6925
70 to 7423
75 to 7916
80 and over14
Total1,433

Historical population

The population of Bugtong grew from 964 in 1990 to 1,433 in 2015, an increase of 469 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.53%, or an increase of 39 people, from the previous population of 1,394 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
964
711-5.54%
1,30913.98%
1,308-0.01%
1,3942.34%
1,4330.53%

Location

Bugtong is situated at approximately 12.3149, 123.2722, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 48.5 meters or 159.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bugtong 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.