Tanque, 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)1,668
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates11.7623, 124.0579

Tanque is a barangay in the municipality of Pio V. Corpuz, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,668. This represented 7.18% 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 Tanque is 5 to 9, with 211 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 139
1 to 4174
5 to 9211
10 to 14197
15 to 19152
20 to 2499
25 to 29100
30 to 3495
35 to 39101
40 to 4489
45 to 4982
50 to 5463
55 to 5968
60 to 6455
65 to 6957
70 to 7437
75 to 7932
80 and over17
Total1,668

Historical population

The population of Tanque grew from 1,550 in 1990 to 1,668 in 2015, an increase of 118 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.02%, or a decrease of 2 people, from the previous population of 1,670 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,550
1,6621.32%
1,7310.88%
1,7500.15%
1,670-1.69%
1,668-0.02%

Location

Tanque is situated at approximately 11.7623, 124.0579, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 51.8 meters or 169.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tanque 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.