Batuhan, City of Masbate, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
CityMasbate City
Postal code5400
Population (2015)1,953
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.3786, 123.5749

Batuhan is a barangay in Masbate City, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,953. This represented 2.05% of the total population of Masbate City.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Batuhan is 5 to 9, with 278 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 152
1 to 4216
5 to 9278
10 to 14254
15 to 19200
20 to 24185
25 to 29141
30 to 34104
35 to 39101
40 to 4482
45 to 4972
50 to 5469
55 to 5973
60 to 6450
65 to 6927
70 to 7425
75 to 7911
80 and over13
Total1,953

Historical population

The population of Batuhan grew from 1,613 in 1990 to 1,953 in 2015, an increase of 340 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.19%, or an increase of 210 people, from the previous population of 1,743 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,613
1,416-2.41%
1,6232.97%
1,6460.19%
1,7432.11%
1,9532.19%

Location

Batuhan is situated at approximately 12.3786, 123.5749, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 41.9 meters or 137.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Batuhan 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.