Alegria, Municipality of Barcelona, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityBarcelona
Postal code4712
Population (2015)767
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.8694, 124.1205

Alegria is a barangay in the municipality of Barcelona, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 767. This represented 3.65% of the total population of Barcelona.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Alegria is 10 to 14, with 88 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 118
1 to 482
5 to 983
10 to 1488
15 to 1976
20 to 2460
25 to 2950
30 to 3437
35 to 3930
40 to 4449
45 to 4941
50 to 5444
55 to 5929
60 to 6422
65 to 6917
70 to 7416
75 to 7913
80 and over12
Total767

Historical population

The population of Alegria grew from 731 in 1990 to 767 in 2015, an increase of 36 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.10%, or an increase of 43 people, from the previous population of 724 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
731
8071.87%
694-3.18%
7240.59%
7240.00%
7671.10%

Location

Alegria is situated at approximately 12.8694, 124.1205, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 49.2 meters or 161.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Alegria 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.