Bagacay, Municipality of San Jacinto, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalitySan Jacinto
Postal code5417
Population (2015)477
Philippine major island(s)Ticao
Coordinates12.5106, 123.6730

Bagacay is a barangay in the municipality of San Jacinto, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 477. This represented 1.57% of the total population of San Jacinto.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bagacay is 10 to 14, with 73 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 18
1 to 440
5 to 948
10 to 1473
15 to 1952
20 to 2431
25 to 2921
30 to 3427
35 to 3928
40 to 4425
45 to 4925
50 to 5428
55 to 5921
60 to 6419
65 to 6912
70 to 7411
75 to 795
80 and over3
Total477

Historical population

The population of Bagacay fell from 544 in 1990 to 477 in 2015, a decrease of 67 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 5.10%, or a decrease of 151 people, from the previous population of 628 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
544
453-3.37%
5745.21%
445-3.45%
62813.36%
477-5.10%

Location

Bagacay is situated at approximately 12.5106, 123.6730, in the island of Ticao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 179.3 meters or 588.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bagacay 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.