Malibas, Municipality of Palanas, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityPalanas
Postal code5404
Population (2015)1,278
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.1357, 123.8858

Malibas is a barangay in the municipality of Palanas, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,278. This represented 4.87% of the total population of Palanas.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Malibas is 5 to 9, with 183 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 137
1 to 4177
5 to 9183
10 to 14170
15 to 19145
20 to 2473
25 to 2993
30 to 3460
35 to 3953
40 to 4447
45 to 4949
50 to 5455
55 to 5951
60 to 6440
65 to 6916
70 to 7410
75 to 7912
80 and over7
Total1,278

Historical population

The population of Malibas grew from 1,025 in 1990 to 1,278 in 2015, an increase of 253 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.61%, or an increase of 40 people, from the previous population of 1,238 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,025
1,0370.22%
1,0770.81%
1,1220.57%
1,2383.65%
1,2780.61%

Location

Malibas is situated at approximately 12.1357, 123.8858, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 66.8 meters or 219.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Malibas 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.