Salvacion, Municipality of Palanas, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityPalanas
Postal code5404
Population (2015)952
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.0801, 123.8825

Salvacion is a barangay in the municipality of Palanas, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 952. This represented 3.63% of the total population of Palanas.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Salvacion is 10 to 14, with 134 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 117
1 to 492
5 to 9119
10 to 14134
15 to 19120
20 to 2489
25 to 2950
30 to 3450
35 to 3940
40 to 4455
45 to 4936
50 to 5441
55 to 5929
60 to 6428
65 to 6925
70 to 7419
75 to 795
80 and over3
Total952

Historical population

The population of Salvacion fell from 961 in 1990 to 952 in 2015, a decrease of 9 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.23%, or a decrease of 120 people, from the previous population of 1,072 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
961
9990.73%
1,0761.60%
1,050-0.34%
1,0720.76%
952-2.23%

Location

Salvacion is situated at approximately 12.0801, 123.8825, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 97.0 meters or 318.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Salvacion 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.