Del Carmen, Municipality of Uson, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityUson
Postal code5402
Population (2015)3,425
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.1377, 123.7665

Del Carmen is a barangay in the municipality of Uson, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,425. This represented 6.10% of the total population of Uson.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Del Carmen is 10 to 14, with 520 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 19 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 188
1 to 4331
5 to 9474
10 to 14520
15 to 19365
20 to 24265
25 to 29194
30 to 34180
35 to 39189
40 to 44164
45 to 49160
50 to 54135
55 to 59115
60 to 6477
65 to 6964
70 to 7448
75 to 7937
80 and over19
Total3,425

Historical population

The population of Del Carmen grew from 1,776 in 1990 to 3,425 in 2015, an increase of 1,649 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.62%, or a decrease of 114 people, from the previous population of 3,539 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,776
2,2274.33%
2,4622.17%
3,5895.34%
3,539-0.51%
3,425-0.62%

Location

Del Carmen is situated at approximately 12.1377, 123.7665, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 37.2 meters or 122.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Del Carmen 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.