Masao, Municipality of Tungawan, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
MunicipalityTungawan
Postal code7018
Population (2015)1,017
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.6004, 122.3896

Masao is a barangay in the municipality of Tungawan, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,017. This represented 2.42% of the total population of Tungawan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Masao is 5 to 9, with 146 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 124
1 to 4101
5 to 9146
10 to 14124
15 to 19117
20 to 2484
25 to 2960
30 to 3455
35 to 3953
40 to 4452
45 to 4952
50 to 5455
55 to 5935
60 to 6419
65 to 6920
70 to 747
75 to 798
80 and over5
Total1,017

Historical population

The population of Masao fell from 1,034 in 1995 to 1,017 in 2015, a decrease of 17 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.61%, or a decrease of 33 people, from the previous population of 1,050 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,034
983-1.08%
1,0611.06%
1,050-0.38%
1,017-0.61%

Location

Masao is situated at approximately 7.6004, 122.3896, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 103.3 meters or 338.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Masao 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.