Barangay III, Municipality of Coron, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityCoron
Postal code5316
Population (2015)775
Philippine major island(s)Busuanga
Coordinates12.0107, 120.2017

Barangay III, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Coron, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 775. This represented 1.50% of the total population of Coron.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Barangay III is 20 to 24, with 113 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 116
1 to 459
5 to 973
10 to 1473
15 to 1997
20 to 24113
25 to 2968
30 to 3445
35 to 3944
40 to 4434
45 to 4946
50 to 5431
55 to 5925
60 to 6420
65 to 697
70 to 7411
75 to 797
80 and over6
Total775

Historical population

The population of Barangay III grew from 520 in 1990 to 775 in 2015, an increase of 255 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.96%, or an increase of 143 people, from the previous population of 632 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
520
6032.81%
556-1.72%
7764.71%
632-7.20%
7753.96%

Location

Barangay III is situated at approximately 12.0107, 120.2017, in the island of Busuanga. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 32.5 meters or 106.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Barangay III shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

(Back to top)

Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.