Pularaquen, Municipality of Taytay, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityTaytay
Postal code5312
Population (2015)2,507
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates10.9761, 119.4697

Pularaquen, formerly Canique, is a barangay in the municipality of Taytay, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,507. This represented 3.34% of the total population of Taytay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Pularaquen is 10 to 14, with 338 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 172
1 to 4279
5 to 9330
10 to 14338
15 to 19272
20 to 24180
25 to 29157
30 to 34163
35 to 39139
40 to 44123
45 to 49114
50 to 5498
55 to 5975
60 to 6462
65 to 6947
70 to 7421
75 to 7925
80 and over12
Total2,507

Historical population

The population of Pularaquen grew from 1,083 in 1990 to 2,507 in 2015, an increase of 1,424 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.53%, or an increase of 192 people, from the previous population of 2,315 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,083
1,2823.21%
1,3591.26%
2,0746.00%
2,3154.08%
2,5071.53%

Location

Pularaquen is situated at approximately 10.9761, 119.4697, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 68.2 meters or 223.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Pularaquen 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.