Bagasbas, Municipality of Mondragon, Province of Northern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceNorthern Samar
MunicipalityMondragon
Postal code6417
Population (2020)1,453
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.5223, 124.8165 (12° 31' North, 124° 49' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.3 meters (27.2 feet)

Bagasbas is a barangay in the municipality of Mondragon, in the province of Northern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 1,453. This represented 3.51% of the total population of Mondragon.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Bagasbas in the 2015 Census was 1,336 broken down into 277 households or an average of 4.82 members per household.

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Number of households in Bagasbas (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
8461635.19
8801774.97
9411825.17
9862124.65
1,2272415.09
1,3362774.82

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bagasbas is 5 to 9, with 185 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 11 individuals.

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Population of Bagasbas by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 1221.65%
1 to 413510.10%
5 to 918513.85%
10 to 1417413.02%
15 to 1915211.38%
20 to 241188.83%
25 to 29795.91%
30 to 34785.84%
35 to 39614.57%
40 to 44735.46%
45 to 49604.49%
50 to 54554.12%
55 to 59402.99%
60 to 64322.40%
65 to 69251.87%
70 to 74201.50%
75 to 79110.82%
80 and over161.20%
Total1,336100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 68.98
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 9.63
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 78.61
  • Median Age: 20.00

Historical population

The population of Bagasbas grew from 846 in 1990 to 1,453 in 2020, an increase of 607 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a positive growth rate of 1.78%, or an increase of 117 people, from the previous population of 1,336 in 2015.

Population of Bagasbas (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
846
8800.74%
9411.45%
9860.65%
1,2278.28%
1,3361.63%
1,4531.78%

Location

Bagasbas is situated at approximately 12.5223, 124.8165, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.3 meters or 27.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bagasbas shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

Notes

  1. Data on population, and households, are from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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