Bugang, Municipality of Pio V. Corpuz, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityPio V. Corpuz
Postal code5406
Population (2015)667
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates11.8473, 124.0283

Bugang is a barangay in the municipality of Pio V. Corpuz, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 667. This represented 2.87% of the total population of Pio V. Corpuz.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bugang is 10 to 14, with 85 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 121
1 to 475
5 to 966
10 to 1485
15 to 1938
20 to 2435
25 to 2937
30 to 3442
35 to 3937
40 to 4429
45 to 4935
50 to 5442
55 to 5938
60 to 6422
65 to 6922
70 to 7420
75 to 7911
80 and over12
Total667

Historical population

The population of Bugang grew from 639 in 1990 to 667 in 2015, an increase of 28 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.31%, or a decrease of 48 people, from the previous population of 715 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
639
6981.67%
637-1.94%
6540.36%
7153.30%
667-1.31%

Location

Bugang is situated at approximately 11.8473, 124.0283, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 51.3 meters or 168.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bugang 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.