Taratak, Municipality of Bataraza, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityBataraza
Postal code5306
Population (2015)2,008
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates8.5424, 117.3701

Taratak is a barangay in the municipality of Bataraza, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,008. This represented 2.66% of the total population of Bataraza.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Taratak is 10 to 14, with 245 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 15 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 155
1 to 4241
5 to 9243
10 to 14245
15 to 19228
20 to 24220
25 to 29141
30 to 34110
35 to 39113
40 to 44103
45 to 4988
50 to 5460
55 to 5932
60 to 6436
65 to 6929
70 to 7418
75 to 7915
80 and over31
Total2,008

Historical population

The population of Taratak grew from 1,072 in 1990 to 2,008 in 2015, an increase of 936 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.70%, or an increase of 507 people, from the previous population of 1,501 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,072
1,2673.18%
1,4222.51%
1,7182.64%
1,501-4.80%
2,0085.70%

Location

Taratak is situated at approximately 8.5424, 117.3701, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 33.1 meters or 108.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Taratak 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.