Salang, Municipality of Balabac, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityBalabac
Postal code5307
Population (2015)2,529
Philippine major island(s)Balabac
Coordinates8.0413, 117.0358

Salang is a barangay in the municipality of Balabac, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,529. This represented 6.30% of the total population of Balabac.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Salang is 5 to 9, with 387 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 151
1 to 4305
5 to 9387
10 to 14338
15 to 19320
20 to 24267
25 to 29169
30 to 34175
35 to 39121
40 to 4482
45 to 49107
50 to 5451
55 to 5955
60 to 6434
65 to 6919
70 to 7413
75 to 7916
80 and over19
Total2,529

Historical population

The population of Salang grew from 1,586 in 1990 to 2,529 in 2015, an increase of 943 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.03%, or a decrease of 4 people, from the previous population of 2,533 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,586
1,539-0.56%
1,9775.52%
2,4292.88%
2,5331.54%
2,529-0.03%

Location

Salang is situated at approximately 8.0413, 117.0358, in the island of Balabac. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 18.6 meters or 61.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Salang 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.