Altavista, Municipality of Poro, Province of Cebu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceCebu
MunicipalityPoro
Postal code6049
Population (2015)958
Philippine major island(s)Poro
Coordinates10.6537, 124.4368

Altavista is a barangay in the municipality of Poro, in the province of Cebu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 958. This represented 3.80% of the total population of Poro.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Altavista is 5 to 9, with 96 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 17
1 to 469
5 to 996
10 to 1480
15 to 1980
20 to 2489
25 to 2959
30 to 3443
35 to 3947
40 to 4468
45 to 4966
50 to 5444
55 to 5949
60 to 6448
65 to 6926
70 to 7433
75 to 7921
80 and over33
Total958

Historical population

The population of Altavista grew from 920 in 1990 to 958 in 2015, an increase of 38 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 3.29%, or a decrease of 184 people, from the previous population of 1,142 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
920
1,0833.10%
903-3.82%
728-2.93%
1,14217.81%
958-3.29%

Location

Altavista is situated at approximately 10.6537, 124.4368, in the island of Poro. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 262.9 meters or 862.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Altavista 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.