Maligaya Poblacion, Municipality of El Nido, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityEl Nido
Postal code5313
Population (2015)1,492
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates11.1761, 119.3998

Maligaya Poblacion, formerly Barangay 1, is a barangay in the municipality of El Nido, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,492. This represented 3.59% 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 Maligaya Poblacion is 10 to 14, with 176 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 125
1 to 4106
5 to 9153
10 to 14176
15 to 19170
20 to 24158
25 to 29127
30 to 34121
35 to 39109
40 to 44105
45 to 4964
50 to 5463
55 to 5945
60 to 6424
65 to 6922
70 to 7414
75 to 797
80 and over3
Total1,492

Historical population

The population of Maligaya Poblacion grew from 361 in 1990 to 1,492 in 2015, an increase of 1,131 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.22%, or an increase of 350 people, from the previous population of 1,142 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
361
5538.32%
91411.38%
9340.30%
1,1427.59%
1,4925.22%

Location

Maligaya Poblacion is situated at approximately 11.1761, 119.3998, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 48.7 meters or 159.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Maligaya Poblacion 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.