Decabobo, Municipality of Coron, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityCoron
Postal code5316
Population (2015)1,161
Philippine major island(s)Busuanga
Coordinates12.1532, 120.2179

Decabobo is a barangay in the municipality of Coron, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,161. This represented 2.24% of the total population of Coron.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Decabobo is 10 to 14, with 142 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 115
1 to 4106
5 to 9139
10 to 14142
15 to 19139
20 to 24123
25 to 2994
30 to 3489
35 to 3977
40 to 4458
45 to 4943
50 to 5451
55 to 5929
60 to 6416
65 to 6915
70 to 7415
75 to 795
80 and over5
Total1,161

Historical population

The population of Decabobo grew from 610 in 1990 to 1,161 in 2015, an increase of 551 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.60%, or an increase of 36 people, from the previous population of 1,125 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
610
592-0.56%
8106.95%
1,1054.38%
1,1250.66%
1,1610.60%

Location

Decabobo is situated at approximately 12.1532, 120.2179, in the island of Busuanga. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 44.6 meters or 146.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Decabobo 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.