Miaga, Municipality of Uson, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityUson
Postal code5402
Population (2015)2,656
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.2278, 123.8202

Miaga is a barangay in the municipality of Uson, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,656. This represented 4.73% of the total population of Uson.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Miaga is 5 to 9, with 431 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 20 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 156
1 to 4312
5 to 9431
10 to 14365
15 to 19286
20 to 24148
25 to 29162
30 to 34155
35 to 39132
40 to 44124
45 to 49105
50 to 5494
55 to 5986
60 to 6475
65 to 6949
70 to 7432
75 to 7924
80 and over20
Total2,656

Historical population

The population of Miaga grew from 1,128 in 1990 to 2,656 in 2015, an increase of 1,528 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.66%, or an increase of 90 people, from the previous population of 2,566 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,128
1,2652.17%
2,01410.49%
2,4342.65%
2,5661.94%
2,6560.66%

Location

Miaga is situated at approximately 12.2278, 123.8202, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 36.3 meters or 119.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Miaga 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.