San Nicolas, Municipality of Coron, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityCoron
Postal code5316
Population (2015)1,982
Philippine major island(s)Busuanga
Coordinates12.0819, 120.2067

San Nicolas is a barangay in the municipality of Coron, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,982. This represented 3.83% of the total population of Coron.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in San Nicolas is 5 to 9, with 256 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 153
1 to 4202
5 to 9256
10 to 14248
15 to 19238
20 to 24156
25 to 29152
30 to 34137
35 to 39124
40 to 4485
45 to 4985
50 to 5457
55 to 5950
60 to 6450
65 to 6940
70 to 7424
75 to 7915
80 and over10
Total1,982

Historical population

The population of San Nicolas grew from 1,059 in 1990 to 1,982 in 2015, an increase of 923 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.13%, or an increase of 13 people, from the previous population of 1,969 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,059
1,4225.68%
1,7073.99%
2,1032.92%
1,969-2.37%
1,9820.13%

Location

San Nicolas is situated at approximately 12.0819, 120.2067, in the island of Busuanga. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 37.8 meters or 124.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

San Nicolas 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.