Monbon, Municipality of Santa Margarita, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
MunicipalitySanta Margarita
Postal code6709
Population (2015)3,154
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.0416, 124.6624

Monbon, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Santa Margarita, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,154. This represented 11.97% of the total population of Santa Margarita.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Monbon is 15 to 19, with 392 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 35 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 161
1 to 4264
5 to 9362
10 to 14361
15 to 19392
20 to 24270
25 to 29200
30 to 34191
35 to 39193
40 to 44204
45 to 49154
50 to 54113
55 to 59109
60 to 6498
65 to 6966
70 to 7445
75 to 7936
80 and over35
Total3,154

Historical population

The population of Monbon grew from 1,773 in 1990 to 3,154 in 2015, an increase of 1,381 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.86%, or an increase of 569 people, from the previous population of 2,585 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,773
1,583-2.10%
2,0315.49%
2,6043.49%
2,585-0.27%
3,1543.86%

Location

Monbon is situated at approximately 12.0416, 124.6624, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 34.0 meters or 111.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Monbon 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.