Macapso, Municipality of Vallehermoso, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityVallehermoso
Postal code6224
Population (2015)1,509
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates10.3813, 123.3185

Macapso is a barangay in the municipality of Vallehermoso, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,509. This represented 3.94% of the total population of Vallehermoso.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Macapso is 5 to 9, with 146 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 15 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 127
1 to 4122
5 to 9146
10 to 14142
15 to 19140
20 to 24144
25 to 29105
30 to 3495
35 to 3971
40 to 44103
45 to 4995
50 to 5485
55 to 5947
60 to 6475
65 to 6937
70 to 7425
75 to 7935
80 and over15
Total1,509

Historical population

The population of Macapso fell from 1,539 in 1990 to 1,509 in 2015, a decrease of 30 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.63%, or an increase of 49 people, from the previous population of 1,460 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,539
1,466-0.91%
1,358-1.63%
1,4350.76%
1,4600.63%
1,5090.63%

Location

Macapso is situated at approximately 10.3813, 123.3185, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 47.9 meters or 157.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Macapso 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.