Marcella, Municipality of Uson, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityUson
Postal code5402
Population (2015)2,197
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.2355, 123.7393

Marcella is a barangay in the municipality of Uson, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,197. This represented 3.91% of the total population of Uson.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Marcella is 10 to 14, with 286 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 157
1 to 4227
5 to 9260
10 to 14286
15 to 19236
20 to 24182
25 to 29121
30 to 34129
35 to 39117
40 to 44103
45 to 4998
50 to 54113
55 to 5982
60 to 6459
65 to 6945
70 to 7438
75 to 7930
80 and over14
Total2,197

Historical population

The population of Marcella grew from 1,554 in 1990 to 2,197 in 2015, an increase of 643 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.31%, or an increase of 145 people, from the previous population of 2,052 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,554
1,6150.72%
1,6971.07%
1,8871.47%
2,0523.10%
2,1971.31%

Location

Marcella is situated at approximately 12.2355, 123.7393, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 116.8 meters or 383.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Marcella 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.