Bunog, Municipality of Rizal, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityRizal
Postal code5323
Population (2015)2,868
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates9.0479, 117.7706

Bunog is a barangay in the municipality of Rizal, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,868. This represented 5.73% of the total population of Rizal.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bunog is 5 to 9, with 394 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 178
1 to 4332
5 to 9394
10 to 14345
15 to 19310
20 to 24250
25 to 29243
30 to 34159
35 to 39150
40 to 44132
45 to 49123
50 to 54112
55 to 5970
60 to 6471
65 to 6940
70 to 7428
75 to 7914
80 and over17
Total2,868

Historical population

The population of Bunog grew from 1,113 in 1990 to 2,868 in 2015, an increase of 1,755 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.80%, or an increase of 387 people, from the previous population of 2,481 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,113
1,3063.04%
1,9098.48%
2,1921.92%
2,4814.61%
2,8682.80%

Location

Bunog is situated at approximately 9.0479, 117.7706, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 125.4 meters or 411.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bunog 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.