Pating, City of Masbate, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
CityMasbate City
Postal code5400
Population (2015)3,480
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.3684, 123.6189

Pating, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in Masbate City, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,480. This represented 3.65% 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 Pating is 5 to 9, with 439 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 173
1 to 4333
5 to 9439
10 to 14402
15 to 19392
20 to 24351
25 to 29301
30 to 34219
35 to 39204
40 to 44175
45 to 49161
50 to 54142
55 to 59103
60 to 6481
65 to 6934
70 to 7434
75 to 7923
80 and over13
Total3,480

Historical population

The population of Pating fell from 4,051 in 1990 to 3,480 in 2015, a decrease of 571 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 4.41%, or a decrease of 930 people, from the previous population of 4,410 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
4,051
4,1970.67%
4,5061.53%
4,401-0.32%
4,4100.07%
3,480-4.41%

Location

Pating is situated at approximately 12.3684, 123.6189, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 13.5 meters or 44.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Pating 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.