Catagupan, Municipality of Balabac, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityBalabac
Postal code5307
Population (2015)2,373
Philippine major island(s)Balabac
Coordinates7.9929, 116.9832

Catagupan is a barangay in the municipality of Balabac, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,373. This represented 5.91% of the total population of Balabac.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Catagupan is 5 to 9, with 393 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 173
1 to 4305
5 to 9393
10 to 14281
15 to 19212
20 to 24178
25 to 29205
30 to 34157
35 to 39158
40 to 44116
45 to 4975
50 to 5463
55 to 5952
60 to 6435
65 to 6924
70 to 7422
75 to 7914
80 and over10
Total2,373

Historical population

The population of Catagupan grew from 1,320 in 1990 to 2,373 in 2015, an increase of 1,053 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.77%, or an increase of 419 people, from the previous population of 1,954 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,320
1,078-3.72%
1,1892.12%
2,1028.17%
1,954-2.62%
2,3733.77%

Location

Catagupan is situated at approximately 7.9929, 116.9832, in the island of Balabac. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 16.1 meters or 52.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Catagupan 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.