Bagong Silang, City of Puerto Princesa

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
CityPuerto Princesa
Postal code5300
Population (2015)5,296
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates9.7335, 118.7328

Bagong Silang, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the city of Puerto Princesa. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 5,296. This represented 2.08% 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 Bagong Silang is 15 to 19, with 641 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 16 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1140
1 to 4553
5 to 9597
10 to 14568
15 to 19641
20 to 24602
25 to 29428
30 to 34398
35 to 39331
40 to 44305
45 to 49237
50 to 54176
55 to 59124
60 to 6477
65 to 6950
70 to 7435
75 to 7918
80 and over16
Total5,296

Historical population

The population of Bagong Silang grew from 1,869 in 1990 to 5,296 in 2015, an increase of 3,427 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.89%, or an increase of 1,175 people, from the previous population of 4,121 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,869
1,9951.23%
3,60213.51%
4,4753.04%
4,121-2.96%
5,2964.89%

Location

Bagong Silang is situated at approximately 9.7335, 118.7328, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 12.0 meters or 39.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bagong Silang 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.