Peñafrancia, City of Sorsogon, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
CitySorsogon City
Postal code4700
Population (2015)1,763
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.9671, 123.9765

Peñafrancia is a barangay in Sorsogon City, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,763. This represented 1.05% of the total population of Sorsogon City.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Peñafrancia is 10 to 14, with 236 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 16 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 141
1 to 4174
5 to 9214
10 to 14236
15 to 19187
20 to 24144
25 to 29136
30 to 3492
35 to 39120
40 to 4479
45 to 4989
50 to 5455
55 to 5954
60 to 6448
65 to 6932
70 to 7428
75 to 7918
80 and over16
Total1,763

Historical population

The population of Peñafrancia grew from 934 in 1990 to 1,763 in 2015, an increase of 829 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.77%, or an increase of 155 people, from the previous population of 1,608 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
934
1,1313.65%
1,3694.18%
1,5061.32%
1,6082.41%
1,7631.77%

Location

Peñafrancia is situated at approximately 12.9671, 123.9765, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 17.2 meters or 56.4 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.