Maravilla, Municipality of Palanas, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityPalanas
Postal code5404
Population (2015)2,190
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.1533, 123.9052

Maravilla is a barangay in the municipality of Palanas, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,190. This represented 8.35% of the total population of Palanas.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Maravilla is 10 to 14, with 292 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 28 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 151
1 to 4229
5 to 9264
10 to 14292
15 to 19233
20 to 24144
25 to 29140
30 to 34112
35 to 39112
40 to 44101
45 to 49124
50 to 5475
55 to 5983
60 to 6464
65 to 6950
70 to 7451
75 to 7928
80 and over37
Total2,190

Historical population

The population of Maravilla grew from 1,733 in 1990 to 2,190 in 2015, an increase of 457 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.93%, or an increase of 104 people, from the previous population of 2,086 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,733
1,7330.00%
1,9272.30%
2,0350.75%
2,0860.91%
2,1900.93%

Location

Maravilla is situated at approximately 12.1533, 123.9052, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 60.0 meters or 196.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Maravilla 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.