Piña, Municipality of Palanas, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityPalanas
Postal code5404
Population (2015)745
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.0921, 123.9117

Piña is a barangay in the municipality of Palanas, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 745. This represented 2.84% of the total population of Palanas.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Piña is 10 to 14, with 108 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 119
1 to 478
5 to 9102
10 to 14108
15 to 1966
20 to 2447
25 to 2930
30 to 3434
35 to 3934
40 to 4437
45 to 4937
50 to 5436
55 to 5935
60 to 6423
65 to 6917
70 to 7420
75 to 7911
80 and over11
Total745

Historical population

The population of Piña grew from 679 in 1990 to 745 in 2015, an increase of 66 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.63%, or a decrease of 67 people, from the previous population of 812 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
679
7000.57%
691-0.28%
7070.32%
8125.17%
745-1.63%

Location

Piña is situated at approximately 12.0921, 123.9117, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 285.2 meters or 935.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Piña 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.