Iwahig, City of Puerto Princesa

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
CityPuerto Princesa
Postal code5300
Population (2015)4,527
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates9.7631, 118.6659

Iwahig, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the city of Puerto Princesa. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,527. This represented 1.77% 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 Iwahig is 45 to 49, with 527 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 148
1 to 4221
5 to 9306
10 to 14290
15 to 19239
20 to 24205
25 to 29313
30 to 34335
35 to 39420
40 to 44491
45 to 49527
50 to 54434
55 to 59356
60 to 64199
65 to 6985
70 to 7425
75 to 7919
80 and over14
Total4,527

Historical population

The population of Iwahig grew from 1,585 in 1990 to 4,527 in 2015, an increase of 2,942 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.32%, or an increase of 713 people, from the previous population of 3,814 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,585
1,137-6.03%
1,7009.01%
2,5175.56%
3,81416.33%
4,5273.32%

Location

Iwahig is situated at approximately 9.7631, 118.6659, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 21.1 meters or 69.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Iwahig 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.