Maurang, Municipality of Caibiran, Province of Biliran

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceBiliran
MunicipalityCaibiran
Postal code6548
Population (2015)1,878
Philippine major island(s)Biliran
Coordinates11.5758, 124.5630

Maurang is a barangay in the municipality of Caibiran, in the province of Biliran. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,878. This represented 8.34% of the total population of Caibiran.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Maurang is 5 to 9, with 284 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 152
1 to 4208
5 to 9284
10 to 14266
15 to 19186
20 to 24124
25 to 29108
30 to 34100
35 to 39103
40 to 4498
45 to 4974
50 to 5461
55 to 5955
60 to 6460
65 to 6935
70 to 7423
75 to 7924
80 and over17
Total1,878

Historical population

The population of Maurang grew from 1,281 in 1990 to 1,878 in 2015, an increase of 597 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.11%, or an increase of 195 people, from the previous population of 1,683 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,281
1,3470.95%
1,5112.49%
1,8072.50%
1,683-2.55%
1,8782.11%

Location

Maurang is situated at approximately 11.5758, 124.5630, in the island of Biliran. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 13.5 meters or 44.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Maurang 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.