Lajala, Municipality of Coron, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityCoron
Postal code5316
Population (2015)1,467
Coordinates11.9793, 120.1658

Lajala is a barangay in the municipality of Coron, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,467. This represented 2.83% of the total population of Coron.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lajala is 1 to 4, with 172 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

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Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 138
1 to 4172
5 to 9171
10 to 14166
15 to 19171
20 to 24165
25 to 29104
30 to 3499
35 to 3980
40 to 4481
45 to 4964
50 to 5453
55 to 5940
60 to 6429
65 to 6910
70 to 7413
75 to 792
80 and over9
Total1,467

Historical population

The population of Lajala grew from 855 in 1990 to 1,467 in 2015, an increase of 612 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.85%, or an increase of 201 people, from the previous population of 1,266 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
855
798-1.28%
1,2339.78%
1,189-0.50%
1,2662.31%
1,4672.85%

Location

Lajala is situated at approximately 11.9793, 120.1658. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 21.4 meters or 70.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lajala does not share a common border with any barangay.

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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.