Babuyan, City of Puerto Princesa

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
CityPuerto Princesa
Postal code5300
Population (2015)2,472
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates10.0065, 118.9147

Babuyan is a barangay in the city of Puerto Princesa. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,472. This represented 0.97% of the total population of Puerto Princesa.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Babuyan is 10 to 14, with 310 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 11 individuals.

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Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 153
1 to 4210
5 to 9284
10 to 14310
15 to 19268
20 to 24210
25 to 29182
30 to 34147
35 to 39173
40 to 44147
45 to 49128
50 to 54107
55 to 5989
60 to 6462
65 to 6937
70 to 7423
75 to 7931
80 and over11
Total2,472

Historical population

The population of Babuyan grew from 1,174 in 1990 to 2,472 in 2015, an increase of 1,298 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.35%, or an increase of 168 people, from the previous population of 2,304 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,174
1,3742.99%
1,7044.72%
2,0742.75%
2,3043.90%
2,4721.35%

Location

Babuyan is situated at approximately 10.0065, 118.9147, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 66.4 meters or 217.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Babuyan 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.