Marikit, Municipality of Paluan, Province of Occidental Mindoro

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvinceOccidental Mindoro
MunicipalityPaluan
Postal code5107
Population (2015)1,596
Philippine major island(s)Mindoro
Coordinates13.3922, 120.5382

Marikit is a barangay in the municipality of Paluan, in the province of Occidental Mindoro. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,596. This represented 9.96% of the total population of Paluan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Marikit is 10 to 14, with 210 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 141
1 to 4144
5 to 9172
10 to 14210
15 to 19147
20 to 24109
25 to 29119
30 to 34113
35 to 39106
40 to 4496
45 to 4986
50 to 5478
55 to 5965
60 to 6437
65 to 6925
70 to 7421
75 to 7919
80 and over8
Total1,596

Historical population

The population of Marikit grew from 768 in 1990 to 1,596 in 2015, an increase of 828 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.60%, or an increase of 49 people, from the previous population of 1,547 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
768
1,0115.28%
1,1833.43%
1,4072.42%
1,5473.51%
1,5960.60%

Location

Marikit is situated at approximately 13.3922, 120.5382, in the island of Mindoro. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 394.6 meters or 1,294.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Marikit 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.