Guinhan‑Ayan, Municipality of Placer, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityPlacer
Postal code5408
Population (2015)619
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates11.9446, 123.9230

Guinhan‑Ayan is a barangay in the municipality of Placer, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 619. This represented 1.11% of the total population of Placer.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Guinhan-Ayan is 5 to 9, with 89 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 111
1 to 457
5 to 989
10 to 1487
15 to 1972
20 to 2443
25 to 2931
30 to 3429
35 to 3932
40 to 4440
45 to 4933
50 to 5416
55 to 5923
60 to 6420
65 to 699
70 to 7412
75 to 795
80 and over10
Total619

Historical population

The population of Guinhan-Ayan grew from 543 in 1990 to 619 in 2015, an increase of 76 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 3.34%, or a decrease of 121 people, from the previous population of 740 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
543
6413.16%
6670.86%
601-1.43%
7407.87%
619-3.34%

Location

Guinhan‑Ayan is situated at approximately 11.9446, 123.9230, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 58.3 meters or 191.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Guinhan‑Ayan 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.