Palasaan, Municipality of Mankayan, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalityMankayan
Postal code2608
Population (2015)2,358
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.8284, 120.7722

Palasaan is a barangay in the municipality of Mankayan, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,358. This represented 6.56% of the total population of Mankayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palasaan is 5 to 9, with 268 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 20 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 168
1 to 4224
5 to 9268
10 to 14213
15 to 19199
20 to 24223
25 to 29260
30 to 34173
35 to 39128
40 to 44118
45 to 49106
50 to 54106
55 to 5983
60 to 6471
65 to 6948
70 to 7424
75 to 7926
80 and over20
Total2,358

Historical population

The population of Palasaan grew from 1,535 in 1990 to 2,358 in 2015, an increase of 823 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.08%, or an increase of 10 people, from the previous population of 2,348 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,535
1,7862.88%
1,678-1.33%
2,1473.46%
2,3483.31%
2,3580.08%

Location

Palasaan is situated at approximately 16.8284, 120.7722, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,264.0 meters or 4,146.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palasaan 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.