New Cartagena, Municipality of Plaridel, Province of Misamis Occidental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Occidental
MunicipalityPlaridel
Postal code7209
Population (2015)382
Coordinates8.6036, 123.7390

New Cartagena is a barangay in the municipality of Plaridel, in the province of Misamis Occidental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 382. This represented 0.98% of the total population of Plaridel.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in New Cartagena is 20 to 24, with 50 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 14
1 to 432
5 to 929
10 to 1433
15 to 1944
20 to 2450
25 to 2928
30 to 3425
35 to 3914
40 to 4416
45 to 4924
50 to 5413
55 to 5921
60 to 6414
65 to 6916
70 to 747
75 to 796
80 and over6
Total382

Historical population

The population of New Cartagena fell from 456 in 1990 to 382 in 2015, a decrease of 74 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.41%, or an increase of 45 people, from the previous population of 337 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
456
5623.99%
456-4.38%
286-6.23%
3376.15%
3822.41%

Location

New Cartagena is situated at approximately 8.6036, 123.7390. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 3.0 meters or 9.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

New Cartagena does not share a common border with any barangay.

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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.