Masigla, City of Puerto Princesa

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
CityPuerto Princesa
Postal code5300
Population (2015)609
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates9.7379, 118.7314

Masigla, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the city of Puerto Princesa. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 609. This represented 0.24% 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 Masigla is 10 to 14, with 71 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 111
1 to 443
5 to 955
10 to 1471
15 to 1961
20 to 2468
25 to 2943
30 to 3449
35 to 3933
40 to 4434
45 to 4932
50 to 5433
55 to 5920
60 to 6423
65 to 6915
70 to 743
75 to 797
80 and over8
Total609

Historical population

The population of Masigla grew from 444 in 1990 to 609 in 2015, an increase of 165 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.78%, or an increase of 54 people, from the previous population of 555 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
444
6336.87%
417-8.56%
5754.53%
555-1.28%
6091.78%

Location

Masigla is situated at approximately 9.7379, 118.7314, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 11.2 meters or 36.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Masigla 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.