Katipunan, Municipality of Placer, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityPlacer
Postal code5408
Population (2015)3,490
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates11.8767, 123.9102

Katipunan is a barangay in the municipality of Placer, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,490. This represented 6.25% of the total population of Placer.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Katipunan is 5 to 9, with 450 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 191
1 to 4338
5 to 9450
10 to 14441
15 to 19379
20 to 24289
25 to 29220
30 to 34216
35 to 39226
40 to 44181
45 to 49150
50 to 54143
55 to 59115
60 to 6483
65 to 6968
70 to 7451
75 to 7931
80 and over18
Total3,490

Historical population

The population of Katipunan grew from 2,747 in 1990 to 3,490 in 2015, an increase of 743 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.54%, or a decrease of 100 people, from the previous population of 3,590 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,747
2,608-0.97%
2,9963.02%
3,1200.56%
3,5905.24%
3,490-0.54%

Location

Katipunan is situated at approximately 11.8767, 123.9102, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.5 meters or 27.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Katipunan 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.