Morocborocan, Municipality of Monreal, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityMonreal
Postal code5418
Population (2015)1,736
Philippine major island(s)Ticao
Coordinates12.6568, 123.6400

Morocborocan is a barangay in the municipality of Monreal, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,736. This represented 6.52% of the total population of Monreal.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Morocborocan is 10 to 14, with 256 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 159
1 to 4211
5 to 9246
10 to 14256
15 to 19163
20 to 24132
25 to 29115
30 to 3495
35 to 3995
40 to 4470
45 to 4976
50 to 5452
55 to 5949
60 to 6442
65 to 6928
70 to 7420
75 to 7915
80 and over12
Total1,736

Historical population

The population of Morocborocan grew from 1,208 in 1990 to 1,736 in 2015, an increase of 528 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.73%, or an increase of 65 people, from the previous population of 1,671 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,208
1,188-0.31%
1,131-1.05%
1,3232.19%
1,6718.87%
1,7360.73%

Location

Morocborocan is situated at approximately 12.6568, 123.6400, in the island of Ticao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 177.6 meters or 582.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Morocborocan 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.