Cabitan, Municipality of Mandaon, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityMandaon
Postal code5411
Population (2015)4,872
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.2948, 123.3574

Cabitan is a barangay in the municipality of Mandaon, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,872. This represented 11.81% of the total population of Mandaon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cabitan is 15 to 19, with 674 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 33 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1128
1 to 4556
5 to 9661
10 to 14584
15 to 19674
20 to 24434
25 to 29305
30 to 34286
35 to 39231
40 to 44218
45 to 49201
50 to 54165
55 to 59129
60 to 64111
65 to 6974
70 to 7445
75 to 7933
80 and over37
Total4,872

Historical population

The population of Cabitan grew from 2,404 in 1990 to 4,872 in 2015, an increase of 2,468 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.39%, or an increase of 569 people, from the previous population of 4,303 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,404
2,7392.47%
3,2503.74%
3,3230.31%
4,3039.86%
4,8722.39%

Location

Cabitan is situated at approximately 12.2948, 123.3574, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 63.3 meters or 207.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cabitan 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.