Buenasuerte, Municipality of Palanas, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityPalanas
Postal code5404
Population (2015)654
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.1296, 123.8691

Buenasuerte is a barangay in the municipality of Palanas, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 654. This represented 2.49% of the total population of Palanas.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buenasuerte is 10 to 14, with 118 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 19
1 to 458
5 to 992
10 to 14118
15 to 1984
20 to 2440
25 to 2936
30 to 3432
35 to 3932
40 to 4432
45 to 4930
50 to 5427
55 to 5918
60 to 6410
65 to 6914
70 to 749
75 to 798
80 and over5
Total654

Historical population

The population of Buenasuerte grew from 635 in 1990 to 654 in 2015, an increase of 19 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.81%, or an increase of 143 people, from the previous population of 511 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
635
578-1.75%
5780.00%
548-0.73%
511-2.51%
6544.81%

Location

Buenasuerte is situated at approximately 12.1296, 123.8691, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 149.1 meters or 489.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buenasuerte 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.