Usocan, Municipality of Plaridel, Province of Misamis Occidental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Occidental
MunicipalityPlaridel
Postal code7209
Population (2015)2,139
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.6348, 123.6812

Usocan is a barangay in the municipality of Plaridel, in the province of Misamis Occidental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,139. This represented 5.50% of the total population of Plaridel.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Usocan is 5 to 9, with 236 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 26 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 135
1 to 4185
5 to 9236
10 to 14232
15 to 19166
20 to 24150
25 to 29158
30 to 34143
35 to 39132
40 to 44115
45 to 49121
50 to 54151
55 to 5998
60 to 6479
65 to 6946
70 to 7435
75 to 7931
80 and over26
Total2,139

Historical population

The population of Usocan grew from 1,551 in 1990 to 2,139 in 2015, an increase of 588 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.24%, or an increase of 330 people, from the previous population of 1,809 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,551
1,6110.71%
1,6560.59%
1,9412.21%
1,809-2.53%
2,1393.24%

Location

Usocan is situated at approximately 8.6348, 123.6812, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1.2 meters or 3.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Usocan 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.