Buluang, Municipality of Busuanga, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityBusuanga
Postal code5317
Population (2015)2,475
Philippine major island(s)Busuanga
Coordinates12.2606, 119.9106

Buluang is a barangay in the municipality of Busuanga, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,475. This represented 11.23% of the total population of Busuanga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buluang is 5 to 9, with 311 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 167
1 to 4259
5 to 9311
10 to 14290
15 to 19270
20 to 24233
25 to 29190
30 to 34189
35 to 39143
40 to 44124
45 to 4988
50 to 5485
55 to 5967
60 to 6464
65 to 6942
70 to 7423
75 to 7919
80 and over11
Total2,475

Historical population

The population of Buluang grew from 511 in 1990 to 2,475 in 2015, an increase of 1,964 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.02%, or an increase of 129 people, from the previous population of 2,346 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
511
6203.69%
2,19931.19%
2,069-0.84%
2,3464.68%
2,4751.02%

Location

Buluang is situated at approximately 12.2606, 119.9106, in the island of Busuanga. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 37.0 meters or 121.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buluang 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.