Tagas, Municipality of Magallanes, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityMagallanes
Postal code4705
Population (2015)483
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.8540, 123.8892

Tagas is a barangay in the municipality of Magallanes, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 483. This represented 1.30% of the total population of Magallanes.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tagas is 10 to 14, with 69 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 17
1 to 442
5 to 963
10 to 1469
15 to 1945
20 to 2423
25 to 2931
30 to 3431
35 to 3950
40 to 4427
45 to 4916
50 to 5416
55 to 5918
60 to 6417
65 to 6912
70 to 748
75 to 792
80 and over6
Total483

Historical population

The population of Tagas grew from 370 in 1990 to 483 in 2015, an increase of 113 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.07%, or a decrease of 28 people, from the previous population of 511 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
370
4322.94%
410-1.11%
5083.00%
5110.21%
483-1.07%

Location

Tagas is situated at approximately 12.8540, 123.8892, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 114.3 meters or 375.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tagas 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.