Gadgaron, Municipality of Matnog, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityMatnog
Postal code4708
Population (2015)2,188
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.5919, 124.0791

Gadgaron is a barangay in the municipality of Matnog, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,188. This represented 5.32% of the total population of Matnog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Gadgaron is 5 to 9, with 279 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 152
1 to 4214
5 to 9279
10 to 14275
15 to 19221
20 to 24181
25 to 29170
30 to 34135
35 to 39128
40 to 4499
45 to 49102
50 to 5495
55 to 5978
60 to 6451
65 to 6951
70 to 7420
75 to 7920
80 and over17
Total2,188

Historical population

The population of Gadgaron grew from 1,118 in 1990 to 2,188 in 2015, an increase of 1,070 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.38%, or an increase of 254 people, from the previous population of 1,934 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,118
1,4094.43%
1,5862.57%
1,6230.32%
1,9346.59%
2,1882.38%

Location

Gadgaron is situated at approximately 12.5919, 124.0791, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 19.2 meters or 63.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Gadgaron 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.