Capaculan, Municipality of Milagros, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityMilagros
Postal code5410
Population (2015)1,955
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.2327, 123.4603

Capaculan is a barangay in the municipality of Milagros, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,955. This represented 3.40% of the total population of Milagros.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Capaculan is 10 to 14, with 246 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 19 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 143
1 to 4223
5 to 9239
10 to 14246
15 to 19188
20 to 24132
25 to 29146
30 to 34132
35 to 39113
40 to 4484
45 to 4990
50 to 5482
55 to 5969
60 to 6458
65 to 6933
70 to 7432
75 to 7926
80 and over19
Total1,955

Historical population

The population of Capaculan grew from 1,337 in 1990 to 1,955 in 2015, an increase of 618 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.38%, or an increase of 136 people, from the previous population of 1,819 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,337
1,233-1.51%
1,3582.09%
1,356-0.02%
1,81911.28%
1,9551.38%

Location

Capaculan is situated at approximately 12.2327, 123.4603, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 27.2 meters or 89.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Capaculan 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.