Bancao‑bancao, City of Puerto Princesa

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
CityPuerto Princesa
Postal code5300
Population (2015)13,612
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates9.7339, 118.7604

Bancao‑bancao is a barangay in the city of Puerto Princesa. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 13,612. This represented 5.34% 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 Bancao-bancao is 20 to 24, with 1,607 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 45 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1328
1 to 41,133
5 to 91,273
10 to 141,151
15 to 191,399
20 to 241,607
25 to 291,264
30 to 341,223
35 to 391,067
40 to 44765
45 to 49672
50 to 54552
55 to 59435
60 to 64297
65 to 69230
70 to 74100
75 to 7971
80 and over45
Total13,612

Historical population

The population of Bancao-bancao grew from 3,458 in 1990 to 13,612 in 2015, an increase of 10,154 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.23%, or an increase of 2,664 people, from the previous population of 10,948 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,458
5,84810.34%
8,0787.17%
11,4684.95%
10,948-1.67%
13,6124.23%

Location

Bancao‑bancao is situated at approximately 9.7339, 118.7604, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 19.6 meters or 64.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bancao‑bancao 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.