Tarusan, Municipality of Bataraza, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityBataraza
Postal code5306
Population (2015)4,926
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates8.6630, 117.5004

Tarusan is a barangay in the municipality of Bataraza, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,926. This represented 6.53% of the total population of Bataraza.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tarusan is 5 to 9, with 763 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 36 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1139
1 to 4570
5 to 9763
10 to 14668
15 to 19541
20 to 24437
25 to 29367
30 to 34316
35 to 39249
40 to 44193
45 to 49193
50 to 54160
55 to 5993
60 to 6476
65 to 6948
70 to 7440
75 to 7936
80 and over37
Total4,926

Historical population

The population of Tarusan grew from 1,949 in 1990 to 4,926 in 2015, an increase of 2,977 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.77%, or an increase of 195 people, from the previous population of 4,731 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,949
2,5064.82%
2,6621.30%
3,4633.69%
4,73112.03%
4,9260.77%

Location

Tarusan is situated at approximately 8.6630, 117.5004, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 73.3 meters or 240.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tarusan 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.