Panitian, Municipality of Quezon, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityQuezon
Postal code5304
Population (2015)6,482
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates9.4771, 118.2946

Panitian is a barangay in the municipality of Quezon, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 6,482. This represented 10.63% of the total population of Quezon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Panitian is 5 to 9, with 858 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 38 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1125
1 to 4672
5 to 9858
10 to 14829
15 to 19726
20 to 24585
25 to 29485
30 to 34433
35 to 39380
40 to 44306
45 to 49280
50 to 54238
55 to 59189
60 to 64131
65 to 6997
70 to 7469
75 to 7941
80 and over38
Total6,482

Historical population

The population of Panitian grew from 4,558 in 1990 to 6,482 in 2015, an increase of 1,924 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.73%, or a decrease of 256 people, from the previous population of 6,738 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
4,558
5,1752.41%
6,2194.02%
7,2132.07%
6,738-2.45%
6,482-0.73%

Location

Panitian is situated at approximately 9.4771, 118.2946, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 528.7 meters or 1,734.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Panitian 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.