Sambulawan, Municipality of Mobo, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityMobo
Postal code5401
Population (2015)290
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.2858, 123.6247

Sambulawan is a barangay in the municipality of Mobo, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 290. This represented 0.75% of the total population of Mobo.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sambulawan is 1 to 4, with 46 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 65 to 69, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 17
1 to 446
5 to 940
10 to 1437
15 to 1930
20 to 2421
25 to 2926
30 to 3419
35 to 3916
40 to 4413
45 to 499
50 to 5411
55 to 594
60 to 645
65 to 692
70 to 744
75 to 79
80 and over
Total290

Historical population

The population of Sambulawan fell from 370 in 1990 to 290 in 2015, a decrease of 80 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 3.98%, or a decrease of 69 people, from the previous population of 359 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
370
4242.58%
4491.24%
382-2.20%
359-2.24%
290-3.98%

Location

Sambulawan is situated at approximately 12.2858, 123.6247, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 195.9 meters or 642.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Sambulawan 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.