Bacao, Municipality of Dumaran, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityDumaran
Postal code5310
Population (2015)1,719
Philippine major island(s)Dumaran
Coordinates10.4775, 119.8082

Bacao is a barangay in the municipality of Dumaran, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,719. This represented 7.24% of the total population of Dumaran.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bacao is 10 to 14, with 215 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 129
1 to 4153
5 to 9191
10 to 14215
15 to 19195
20 to 24161
25 to 29126
30 to 34126
35 to 39129
40 to 4486
45 to 4987
50 to 5472
55 to 5952
60 to 6429
65 to 6933
70 to 7416
75 to 7911
80 and over8
Total1,719

Historical population

The population of Bacao grew from 1,008 in 1990 to 1,719 in 2015, an increase of 711 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.75%, or an increase of 228 people, from the previous population of 1,491 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,008
1,0390.57%
1,0860.95%
1,2912.41%
1,4915.38%
1,7192.75%

Location

Bacao is situated at approximately 10.4775, 119.8082, in the island of Dumaran. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 53.9 meters or 176.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bacao 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.