Decalachao, Municipality of Coron, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityCoron
Postal code5316
Population (2015)2,027
Philippine major island(s)Busuanga
Coordinates12.1198, 120.1089

Decalachao is a barangay in the municipality of Coron, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,027. This represented 3.91% of the total population of Coron.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Decalachao is 5 to 9, with 258 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 140
1 to 4235
5 to 9258
10 to 14216
15 to 19217
20 to 24207
25 to 29156
30 to 34116
35 to 39119
40 to 44104
45 to 4993
50 to 5481
55 to 5980
60 to 6436
65 to 6924
70 to 7426
75 to 7913
80 and over6
Total2,027

Historical population

The population of Decalachao grew from 850 in 1990 to 2,027 in 2015, an increase of 1,177 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 9.76%, or an increase of 784 people, from the previous population of 1,243 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
850
761-2.05%
1,1679.60%
1,2380.82%
1,2430.15%
2,0279.76%

Location

Decalachao is situated at approximately 12.1198, 120.1089, in the island of Busuanga. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 52.2 meters or 171.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Decalachao 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.