New Barbacan, Municipality of Roxas, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityRoxas
Postal code5308
Population (2015)4,359
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates10.3682, 119.3208

New Barbacan, formerly Retac, is a barangay in the municipality of Roxas, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,359. This represented 6.67% of the total population of Roxas.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in New Barbacan is 15 to 19, with 614 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 29 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1100
1 to 4380
5 to 9487
10 to 14522
15 to 19614
20 to 24419
25 to 29302
30 to 34311
35 to 39262
40 to 44238
45 to 49183
50 to 54148
55 to 59125
60 to 6499
65 to 6961
70 to 7450
75 to 7929
80 and over29
Total4,359

Historical population

The population of New Barbacan grew from 1,301 in 1990 to 4,359 in 2015, an increase of 3,058 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 6.80%, or an increase of 1,274 people, from the previous population of 3,085 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,301
1,6224.22%
1,9233.72%
2,7565.09%
3,0854.19%
4,3596.80%

Location

New Barbacan is situated at approximately 10.3682, 119.3208, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 69.3 meters or 227.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

New Barbacan 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.