Mapuyo, Municipality of Mobo, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityMobo
Postal code5401
Population (2015)510
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.2539, 123.6540

Mapuyo is a barangay in the municipality of Mobo, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 510. This represented 1.31% of the total population of Mobo.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Mapuyo is 5 to 9, with 84 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 111
1 to 467
5 to 984
10 to 1470
15 to 1975
20 to 2447
25 to 2930
30 to 3419
35 to 3925
40 to 4418
45 to 4916
50 to 5417
55 to 5914
60 to 646
65 to 696
70 to 743
75 to 791
80 and over1
Total510

Historical population

The population of Mapuyo grew from 263 in 1990 to 510 in 2015, an increase of 247 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.73%, or an increase of 110 people, from the previous population of 400 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
263
225-2.88%
3076.89%
3973.61%
4000.27%
5104.73%

Location

Mapuyo is situated at approximately 12.2539, 123.6540, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 328.3 meters or 1,077.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Mapuyo 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.