Poblacion, Municipality of Compostela, Province of Cebu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceCebu
MunicipalityCompostela
Postal code6003
Population (2015)10,372
Philippine major island(s)Cebu
Coordinates10.4525, 124.0064

Poblacion is a barangay in the municipality of Compostela, in the province of Cebu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 10,372. This represented 21.65% of the total population of Compostela.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Poblacion is 20 to 24, with 1,090 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 86 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1187
1 to 4834
5 to 91,040
10 to 141,025
15 to 191,041
20 to 241,090
25 to 29872
30 to 34791
35 to 39664
40 to 44625
45 to 49558
50 to 54467
55 to 59377
60 to 64291
65 to 69204
70 to 74132
75 to 7988
80 and over86
Total10,372

Historical population

The population of Poblacion grew from 5,003 in 1990 to 10,372 in 2015, an increase of 5,369 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.61%, or an increase of 836 people, from the previous population of 9,536 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
5,003
6,4494.87%
7,1452.22%
9,3243.74%
9,5360.82%
10,3721.61%

Location

Poblacion is situated at approximately 10.4525, 124.0064, in the island of Cebu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 12.7 meters or 41.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Poblacion 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.