San Carlos, Municipality of Palanas, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityPalanas
Postal code5404
Population (2015)1,021
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.0758, 123.9082

San Carlos is a barangay in the municipality of Palanas, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,021. This represented 3.89% of the total population of Palanas.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in San Carlos is 15 to 19, with 132 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 114
1 to 4112
5 to 9125
10 to 14125
15 to 19132
20 to 2490
25 to 2967
30 to 3442
35 to 3952
40 to 4443
45 to 4950
50 to 5440
55 to 5949
60 to 6429
65 to 6920
70 to 7410
75 to 799
80 and over12
Total1,021

Historical population

The population of San Carlos grew from 869 in 1990 to 1,021 in 2015, an increase of 152 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.56%, or an increase of 127 people, from the previous population of 894 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
869
8940.53%
8980.10%
9200.33%
894-1.04%
1,0212.56%

Location

San Carlos is situated at approximately 12.0758, 123.9082, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 300.2 meters or 984.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

San Carlos 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.