Polot, Municipality of Mobo, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityMobo
Postal code5401
Population (2015)1,048
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.2865, 123.6438

Polot is a barangay in the municipality of Mobo, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,048. This represented 2.70% of the total population of Mobo.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Polot is 5 to 9, with 162 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 136
1 to 4122
5 to 9162
10 to 14143
15 to 19107
20 to 2484
25 to 2972
30 to 3455
35 to 3949
40 to 4448
45 to 4945
50 to 5434
55 to 5931
60 to 6427
65 to 6910
70 to 7412
75 to 793
80 and over8
Total1,048

Historical population

The population of Polot grew from 985 in 1990 to 1,048 in 2015, an increase of 63 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.09%, or an increase of 5 people, from the previous population of 1,043 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
985
945-0.77%
919-0.60%
1,0031.21%
1,0431.43%
1,0480.09%

Location

Polot is situated at approximately 12.2865, 123.6438, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 52.2 meters or 171.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Polot 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.