Luna, Municipality of San Jacinto, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalitySan Jacinto
Postal code5417
Population (2015)840
Philippine major island(s)Ticao
Coordinates12.5388, 123.7098

Luna is a barangay in the municipality of San Jacinto, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 840. This represented 2.77% 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 Luna is 10 to 14, with 118 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 125
1 to 4102
5 to 991
10 to 14118
15 to 1987
20 to 2460
25 to 2956
30 to 3440
35 to 3935
40 to 4435
45 to 4930
50 to 5452
55 to 5929
60 to 6432
65 to 6922
70 to 748
75 to 799
80 and over9
Total840

Historical population

The population of Luna fell from 868 in 1990 to 840 in 2015, a decrease of 28 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.55%, or an increase of 65 people, from the previous population of 775 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
868
813-1.22%
9242.78%
613-5.50%
7758.91%
8401.55%

Location

Luna is situated at approximately 12.5388, 123.7098, in the island of Ticao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 130.6 meters or 428.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Luna 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.