Lacaren, Municipality of Magsaysay, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityMagsaysay
Postal code5319
Population (2015)419
Philippine major island(s)Cuyo
Coordinates10.8322, 121.0518

Lacaren is a barangay in the municipality of Magsaysay, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 419. This represented 3.44% of the total population of Magsaysay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lacaren is 15 to 19, with 38 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 13
1 to 423
5 to 933
10 to 1429
15 to 1938
20 to 2436
25 to 2933
30 to 3436
35 to 3928
40 to 4427
45 to 4923
50 to 5420
55 to 5917
60 to 6426
65 to 6918
70 to 7412
75 to 799
80 and over8
Total419

Historical population

The population of Lacaren fell from 479 in 1990 to 419 in 2015, a decrease of 60 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.84%, or a decrease of 43 people, from the previous population of 462 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
479
453-1.04%
425-1.36%
4410.51%
4621.71%
419-1.84%

Location

Lacaren is situated at approximately 10.8322, 121.0518, in the island of Cuyo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 65.4 meters or 214.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lacaren 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.