Peñafrancia, Municipality of Santa Magdalena, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalitySanta Magdalena
Postal code4709
Population (2015)781
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.6286, 124.0817

Peñafrancia is a barangay in the municipality of Santa Magdalena, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 781. This represented 4.64% of the total population of Santa Magdalena.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Peñafrancia is 5 to 9, with 99 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 481
5 to 999
10 to 1496
15 to 1963
20 to 2456
25 to 2940
30 to 3453
35 to 3949
40 to 4429
45 to 4940
50 to 5431
55 to 5930
60 to 6432
65 to 6930
70 to 7426
75 to 796
80 and over8
Total781

Historical population

The population of Peñafrancia grew from 613 in 1990 to 781 in 2015, an increase of 168 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.04%, or a decrease of 44 people, from the previous population of 825 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
613
6440.93%
6560.40%
7181.25%
8255.19%
781-1.04%

Location

Peñafrancia is situated at approximately 12.6286, 124.0817, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 48.3 meters or 158.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Peñafrancia 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.