Bacungan, City of Puerto Princesa

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
CityPuerto Princesa
Postal code5300
Population (2015)4,555
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates9.9166, 118.6747

Bacungan is a barangay in the city of Puerto Princesa. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,555. This represented 1.79% 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 Bacungan is 5 to 9, with 543 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 35 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 175
1 to 4403
5 to 9543
10 to 14516
15 to 19423
20 to 24371
25 to 29349
30 to 34357
35 to 39321
40 to 44241
45 to 49209
50 to 54215
55 to 59196
60 to 64122
65 to 6977
70 to 7453
75 to 7949
80 and over35
Total4,555

Historical population

The population of Bacungan grew from 2,639 in 1990 to 4,555 in 2015, an increase of 1,916 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.13%, or an increase of 680 people, from the previous population of 3,875 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,639
2,8571.50%
3,4063.84%
3,7331.27%
3,8751.37%
4,5553.13%

Location

Bacungan is situated at approximately 9.9166, 118.6747, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 69.5 meters or 228.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bacungan 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.