Arado, Municipality of Uson, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityUson
Postal code5402
Population (2015)752
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.1574, 123.7744

Arado is a barangay in the municipality of Uson, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 752. This represented 1.34% of the total population of Uson.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Arado is 15 to 19, with 107 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 125
1 to 474
5 to 9102
10 to 1499
15 to 19107
20 to 2479
25 to 2954
30 to 3432
35 to 3940
40 to 4428
45 to 4939
50 to 5416
55 to 5917
60 to 6420
65 to 6913
70 to 744
75 to 792
80 and over1
Total752

Historical population

The population of Arado grew from 537 in 1990 to 752 in 2015, an increase of 215 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.99%, or an increase of 38 people, from the previous population of 714 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
537
526-0.39%
6895.96%
680-0.18%
7141.79%
7520.99%

Location

Arado is situated at approximately 12.1574, 123.7744, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 59.7 meters or 195.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Arado 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.