Buenavista, Municipality of San Fernando, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalitySan Fernando
Postal code5416
Population (2015)844
Philippine major island(s)Ticao
Coordinates12.4740, 123.7154

Buenavista is a barangay in the municipality of San Fernando, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 844. This represented 3.66% of the total population of San Fernando.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buenavista is 5 to 9, with 103 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 115
1 to 481
5 to 9103
10 to 1495
15 to 1983
20 to 2469
25 to 2948
30 to 3445
35 to 3935
40 to 4439
45 to 4947
50 to 5450
55 to 5935
60 to 6423
65 to 6921
70 to 7433
75 to 7918
80 and over4
Total844

Historical population

The population of Buenavista grew from 704 in 1990 to 844 in 2015, an increase of 140 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.41%, or an increase of 204 people, from the previous population of 640 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
704
8222.95%
8891.69%
834-0.88%
640-9.19%
8445.41%

Location

Buenavista is situated at approximately 12.4740, 123.7154, in the island of Ticao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 54.3 meters or 178.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buenavista 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.