Silangan Poblacion, Municipality of San Fernando, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalitySan Fernando
Postal code5416
Population (2015)1,924
Philippine major island(s)Ticao
Coordinates12.4844, 123.7471

Silangan Poblacion, formerly District 2, is a barangay in the municipality of San Fernando, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,924. This represented 8.34% 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 Silangan Poblacion is 10 to 14, with 217 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 21 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 129
1 to 4169
5 to 9206
10 to 14217
15 to 19212
20 to 24197
25 to 29126
30 to 3498
35 to 39115
40 to 44123
45 to 49113
50 to 5486
55 to 5958
60 to 6452
65 to 6936
70 to 7440
75 to 7926
80 and over21
Total1,924

Historical population

The population of Silangan Poblacion grew from 1,114 in 1990 to 1,924 in 2015, an increase of 810 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.07%, or an increase of 105 people, from the previous population of 1,819 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,114
1,2992.92%
1,4081.74%
1,5691.50%
1,8195.53%
1,9241.07%

Location

Silangan Poblacion is situated at approximately 12.4844, 123.7471, in the island of Ticao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 24.2 meters or 79.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Silangan Poblacion 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.