Dacu, Municipality of Mobo, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityMobo
Postal code5401
Population (2015)1,661
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.3126, 123.7015

Dacu is a barangay in the municipality of Mobo, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,661. This represented 4.28% of the total population of Mobo.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Dacu is 10 to 14, with 260 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 15 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 141
1 to 4169
5 to 9218
10 to 14260
15 to 19173
20 to 24107
25 to 2989
30 to 34100
35 to 3987
40 to 4468
45 to 4986
50 to 5461
55 to 5971
60 to 6444
65 to 6927
70 to 7428
75 to 7915
80 and over17
Total1,661

Historical population

The population of Dacu grew from 1,310 in 1990 to 1,661 in 2015, an increase of 351 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.16%, or an increase of 14 people, from the previous population of 1,647 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,310
1,254-0.82%
1,4753.54%
1,7092.05%
1,647-1.34%
1,6610.16%

Location

Dacu is situated at approximately 12.3126, 123.7015, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 64.1 meters or 210.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Dacu 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.