Camachiles, Municipality of Matnog, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityMatnog
Postal code4708
Population (2015)1,639
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.5879, 124.0874

Camachiles, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Matnog, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,639. This represented 3.99% of the total population of Matnog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Camachiles is 10 to 14, with 185 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 136
1 to 4136
5 to 9182
10 to 14185
15 to 19183
20 to 24145
25 to 29118
30 to 3492
35 to 39109
40 to 4499
45 to 4997
50 to 5455
55 to 5963
60 to 6440
65 to 6939
70 to 7424
75 to 7922
80 and over14
Total1,639

Historical population

The population of Camachiles grew from 951 in 1990 to 1,639 in 2015, an increase of 688 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.07%, or an increase of 89 people, from the previous population of 1,550 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
951
1,1463.56%
1,2862.50%
1,3891.07%
1,5504.07%
1,6391.07%

Location

Camachiles is situated at approximately 12.5879, 124.0874, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.5 meters or 14.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Camachiles 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.