Igang, City of Masbate, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
CityMasbate City
Postal code5400
Population (2015)1,771
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.3251, 123.5145

Igang is a barangay in Masbate City, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,771. This represented 1.86% 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 Igang is 5 to 9, with 285 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 140
1 to 4244
5 to 9285
10 to 14248
15 to 19154
20 to 24127
25 to 29111
30 to 34109
35 to 39102
40 to 4468
45 to 4979
50 to 5468
55 to 5948
60 to 6434
65 to 6919
70 to 7416
75 to 7913
80 and over6
Total1,771

Historical population

The population of Igang grew from 1,080 in 1990 to 1,771 in 2015, an increase of 691 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 8.00%, or an increase of 589 people, from the previous population of 1,182 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,080
1,2472.73%
1,232-0.26%
1,4232.01%
1,182-6.53%
1,7718.00%

Location

Igang is situated at approximately 12.3251, 123.5145, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 122.0 meters or 400.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Igang 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.