Galoc, Municipality of Culion, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityCulion
Postal code5315
Population (2015)1,956
Philippine major island(s)Culion
Coordinates11.9111, 119.8780

Galoc is a barangay in the municipality of Culion, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,956. This represented 9.71% of the total population of Culion.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Galoc is 5 to 9, with 269 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

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Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 127
1 to 4204
5 to 9269
10 to 14252
15 to 19208
20 to 24167
25 to 29158
30 to 34159
35 to 39131
40 to 44111
45 to 4968
50 to 5463
55 to 5954
60 to 6436
65 to 6926
70 to 7413
75 to 797
80 and over3
Total1,956

Historical population

The population of Galoc grew from 979 in 1995 to 1,956 in 2015, an increase of 977 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.33%, or an increase of 34 people, from the previous population of 1,922 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
979
1,1743.97%
1,5473.88%
1,9228.22%
1,9560.33%

Location

Galoc is situated at approximately 11.9111, 119.8780, in the island of Culion. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 109.1 meters or 357.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Galoc 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.