Liwanag, City of Puerto Princesa

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
CityPuerto Princesa
Postal code5300
Population (2015)1,202
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates9.7430, 118.7279

Liwanag, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the city of Puerto Princesa. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,202. This represented 0.47% 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 Liwanag is 5 to 9, with 149 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 128
1 to 4107
5 to 9149
10 to 14114
15 to 19134
20 to 24109
25 to 2999
30 to 34103
35 to 3986
40 to 4452
45 to 4966
50 to 5445
55 to 5940
60 to 6435
65 to 6914
70 to 744
75 to 795
80 and over12
Total1,202

Historical population

The population of Liwanag fell from 1,227 in 1990 to 1,202 in 2015, a decrease of 25 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.03%, or a decrease of 2 people, from the previous population of 1,204 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,227
972-4.27%
1,57410.89%
1,345-2.15%
1,204-3.95%
1,202-0.03%

Location

Liwanag is situated at approximately 9.7430, 118.7279, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.3 meters or 14.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Liwanag 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.