Cantorna, Municipality of Monreal, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityMonreal
Postal code5418
Population (2015)1,591
Philippine major island(s)Ticao
Coordinates12.6073, 123.6420

Cantorna is a barangay in the municipality of Monreal, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,591. This represented 5.98% of the total population of Monreal.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cantorna is 5 to 9, with 273 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 135
1 to 4195
5 to 9273
10 to 14232
15 to 19176
20 to 24108
25 to 2985
30 to 3488
35 to 3960
40 to 4474
45 to 4960
50 to 5442
55 to 5934
60 to 6439
65 to 6932
70 to 7424
75 to 7922
80 and over12
Total1,591

Historical population

The population of Cantorna grew from 1,218 in 1990 to 1,591 in 2015, an increase of 373 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.57%, or an increase of 125 people, from the previous population of 1,466 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,218
1,128-1.43%
1,2071.46%
1,4142.21%
1,4661.32%
1,5911.57%

Location

Cantorna is situated at approximately 12.6073, 123.6420, in the island of Ticao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 224.9 meters or 737.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cantorna 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.