Buenavista, Municipality of Uson, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityUson
Postal code5402
Population (2015)3,210
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.1802, 123.7890

Buenavista is a barangay in the municipality of Uson, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,210. This represented 5.71% of the total population of Uson.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buenavista is 5 to 9, with 399 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 28 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 171
1 to 4303
5 to 9399
10 to 14364
15 to 19391
20 to 24272
25 to 29229
30 to 34183
35 to 39153
40 to 44167
45 to 49158
50 to 54126
55 to 59146
60 to 6492
65 to 6957
70 to 7440
75 to 7931
80 and over28
Total3,210

Historical population

The population of Buenavista grew from 2,426 in 1990 to 3,210 in 2015, an increase of 784 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.40%, or an increase of 67 people, from the previous population of 3,143 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,426
2,5490.93%
2,8312.28%
3,1331.41%
3,1430.12%
3,2100.40%

Location

Buenavista is situated at approximately 12.1802, 123.7890, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.7 meters or 25.3 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.