Bancalaan, Municipality of Balabac, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityBalabac
Postal code5307
Population (2015)11,701
Coordinates8.1645, 117.1697

Bancalaan is a barangay in the municipality of Balabac, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 11,701. This represented 29.15% of the total population of Balabac.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bancalaan is 5 to 9, with 1,750 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 31 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1343
1 to 41,464
5 to 91,750
10 to 141,645
15 to 191,363
20 to 241,036
25 to 29876
30 to 34778
35 to 39623
40 to 44466
45 to 49433
50 to 54306
55 to 59230
60 to 64168
65 to 6997
70 to 7456
75 to 7931
80 and over36
Total11,701

Historical population

The population of Bancalaan grew from 4,206 in 1990 to 11,701 in 2015, an increase of 7,495 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.22%, or an increase of 1,274 people, from the previous population of 10,427 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
4,206
4,8562.73%
6,4356.22%
7,0831.33%
10,42715.11%
11,7012.22%

Location

Bancalaan is situated at approximately 8.1645, 117.1697. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 19.9 meters or 65.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bancalaan does not share a common border with any barangay.

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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.