Poblacion, Municipality of Araceli, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityAraceli
Postal code5311
Population (2015)3,217
Coordinates10.6518, 120.2491

Poblacion, formerly Centro, is a barangay in the municipality of Araceli, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,217. This represented 21.58% of the total population of Araceli.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Poblacion is 10 to 14, with 379 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 19 individuals.

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Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 171
1 to 4274
5 to 9334
10 to 14379
15 to 19356
20 to 24313
25 to 29246
30 to 34205
35 to 39176
40 to 44203
45 to 49152
50 to 54149
55 to 59116
60 to 6480
65 to 6975
70 to 7438
75 to 7919
80 and over31
Total3,217

Historical population

The population of Poblacion grew from 2,330 in 1990 to 3,217 in 2015, an increase of 887 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.70%, or an increase of 273 people, from the previous population of 2,944 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,330
2,249-0.66%
2,6663.71%
2,9071.20%
2,9440.46%
3,2171.70%

Location

Poblacion is situated at approximately 10.6518, 120.2491. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 160.4 meters or 526.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Poblacion 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.