Balaguen, Municipality of Magsaysay, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityMagsaysay
Postal code5319
Population (2015)1,812
Philippine major island(s)Cuyo
Coordinates10.8169, 121.0524

Balaguen is a barangay in the municipality of Magsaysay, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,812. This represented 14.86% of the total population of Magsaysay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balaguen is 10 to 14, with 205 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 26 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 135
1 to 4143
5 to 9201
10 to 14205
15 to 19150
20 to 24155
25 to 29128
30 to 34117
35 to 39118
40 to 4489
45 to 4991
50 to 5480
55 to 5965
60 to 6480
65 to 6944
70 to 7442
75 to 7943
80 and over26
Total1,812

Historical population

The population of Balaguen grew from 1,394 in 1990 to 1,812 in 2015, an increase of 418 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.02%, or an increase of 2 people, from the previous population of 1,810 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,394
1,5211.65%
1,7002.41%
1,699-0.01%
1,8102.33%
1,8120.02%

Location

Balaguen is situated at approximately 10.8169, 121.0524, in the island of Cuyo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 39.9 meters or 130.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balaguen 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.