Bucana, Municipality of El Nido, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityEl Nido
Postal code5313
Population (2015)4,498
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates11.3205, 119.4420

Bucana is a barangay in the municipality of El Nido, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,498. This represented 10.81% of the total population of El Nido.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bucana is 10 to 14, with 574 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 25 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 189
1 to 4482
5 to 9555
10 to 14574
15 to 19499
20 to 24363
25 to 29339
30 to 34288
35 to 39272
40 to 44233
45 to 49223
50 to 54187
55 to 59127
60 to 6479
65 to 6978
70 to 7458
75 to 7927
80 and over25
Total4,498

Historical population

The population of Bucana grew from 2,696 in 1990 to 4,498 in 2015, an increase of 1,802 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.17%, or an increase of 267 people, from the previous population of 4,231 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,696
3,0942.61%
3,9455.35%
3,9660.07%
4,2312.38%
4,4981.17%

Location

Bucana is situated at approximately 11.3205, 119.4420, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 44.2 meters or 145.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bucana 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.