Ban‑Ao, Municipality of Placer, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityPlacer
Postal code5408
Population (2015)824
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates11.9008, 123.9149

Ban‑Ao is a barangay in the municipality of Placer, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 824. This represented 1.48% of the total population of Placer.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Ban-Ao is 10 to 14, with 127 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 122
1 to 475
5 to 9118
10 to 14127
15 to 1983
20 to 2446
25 to 2940
30 to 3446
35 to 3939
40 to 4441
45 to 4954
50 to 5434
55 to 5927
60 to 6428
65 to 6912
70 to 7415
75 to 799
80 and over8
Total824

Historical population

The population of Ban-Ao grew from 585 in 1990 to 824 in 2015, an increase of 239 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.64%, or a decrease of 75 people, from the previous population of 899 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
585
6070.69%
6180.39%
6921.57%
8999.99%
824-1.64%

Location

Ban‑Ao is situated at approximately 11.9008, 123.9149, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 29.8 meters or 97.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Ban‑Ao 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.