Marangas, Municipality of Bataraza, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityBataraza
Postal code5306
Population (2015)8,183
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates8.7181, 117.6172

Marangas, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Bataraza, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 8,183. This represented 10.84% of the total population of Bataraza.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Marangas is 5 to 9, with 1,062 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 41 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1230
1 to 4731
5 to 91,062
10 to 141,020
15 to 19965
20 to 24717
25 to 29634
30 to 34568
35 to 39539
40 to 44405
45 to 49337
50 to 54337
55 to 59240
60 to 64152
65 to 6997
70 to 7462
75 to 7946
80 and over41
Total8,183

Historical population

The population of Marangas grew from 3,574 in 1990 to 8,183 in 2015, an increase of 4,609 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.38%, or an increase of 570 people, from the previous population of 7,613 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,574
4,0392.32%
5,2865.94%
6,2752.39%
7,6137.29%
8,1831.38%

Location

Marangas is situated at approximately 8.7181, 117.6172, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 330.6 meters or 1,084.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Marangas 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.