Palao, Municipality of Bangued, Province of Abra

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceAbra
MunicipalityBangued
Postal code2800
Population (2015)1,697
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates17.5666, 120.6109

Palao is a barangay in the municipality of Bangued, in the province of Abra. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,697. This represented 3.52% of the total population of Bangued.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palao is 5 to 9, with 167 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 20 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 132
1 to 4143
5 to 9167
10 to 14158
15 to 19144
20 to 24157
25 to 29125
30 to 34137
35 to 39112
40 to 44110
45 to 4993
50 to 5483
55 to 5975
60 to 6453
65 to 6934
70 to 7422
75 to 7920
80 and over32
Total1,697

Historical population

The population of Palao grew from 1,225 in 1990 to 1,697 in 2015, an increase of 472 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.24%, or an increase of 21 people, from the previous population of 1,676 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,225
1,3411.71%
1,5022.46%
1,7161.85%
1,676-0.85%
1,6970.24%

Location

Palao is situated at approximately 17.5666, 120.6109, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 35.9 meters or 117.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palao 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.