Paoay, Municipality of Atok, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalityAtok
Postal code2612
Population (2015)4,395
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.5956, 120.7322

Paoay is a barangay in the municipality of Atok, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,395. This represented 22.35% of the total population of Atok.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Paoay is 20 to 24, with 510 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 29 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 192
1 to 4348
5 to 9414
10 to 14391
15 to 19462
20 to 24510
25 to 29398
30 to 34332
35 to 39268
40 to 44253
45 to 49247
50 to 54217
55 to 59168
60 to 64106
65 to 6979
70 to 7440
75 to 7941
80 and over29
Total4,395

Historical population

The population of Paoay grew from 2,967 in 1990 to 4,395 in 2015, an increase of 1,428 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.95%, or an increase of 214 people, from the previous population of 4,181 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,967
3,5523.43%
3,8551.77%
4,6862.73%
4,181-4.07%
4,3950.95%

Location

Paoay is situated at approximately 16.5956, 120.7322, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,675.4 meters or 5,496.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Paoay 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.