Panicijan, Municipality of Uson, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityUson
Postal code5402
Population (2015)2,070
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.1948, 123.7607

Panicijan is a barangay in the municipality of Uson, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,070. This represented 3.69% of the total population of Uson.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Panicijan is 5 to 9, with 277 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 152
1 to 4210
5 to 9277
10 to 14273
15 to 19248
20 to 24155
25 to 29135
30 to 34128
35 to 3995
40 to 4485
45 to 4996
50 to 5491
55 to 5964
60 to 6453
65 to 6940
70 to 7425
75 to 7931
80 and over12
Total2,070

Historical population

The population of Panicijan grew from 1,311 in 1990 to 2,070 in 2015, an increase of 759 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.36%, or an increase of 239 people, from the previous population of 1,831 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,311
1,287-0.35%
1,3400.87%
1,5281.83%
1,8316.81%
2,0702.36%

Location

Panicijan is situated at approximately 12.1948, 123.7607, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 103.0 meters or 337.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Panicijan 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.