Cagay, City of Masbate, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
CityMasbate City
Postal code5400
Population (2015)1,769
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.2735, 123.5853

Cagay is a barangay in Masbate City, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,769. This represented 1.85% 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 Cagay is 10 to 14, with 262 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 157
1 to 4224
5 to 9257
10 to 14262
15 to 19190
20 to 24156
25 to 2999
30 to 34100
35 to 3992
40 to 4460
45 to 4953
50 to 5460
55 to 5956
60 to 6437
65 to 6916
70 to 7423
75 to 7914
80 and over13
Total1,769

Historical population

The population of Cagay grew from 794 in 1990 to 1,769 in 2015, an increase of 975 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 6.54%, or an increase of 501 people, from the previous population of 1,268 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
794
9403.21%
1,0061.47%
1,0200.19%
1,2688.24%
1,7696.54%

Location

Cagay is situated at approximately 12.2735, 123.5853, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 69.7 meters or 228.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cagay 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.