Palje, Municipality of Romblon, Province of Romblon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvinceRomblon
MunicipalityRomblon
Postal code5500
Population (2015)587
Philippine major island(s)Romblon
Coordinates12.4950, 122.2844

Palje is a barangay in the municipality of Romblon, in the province of Romblon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 587. This represented 1.51% of the total population of Romblon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palje is 5 to 9, with 75 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 114
1 to 462
5 to 975
10 to 1463
15 to 1962
20 to 2433
25 to 2932
30 to 3433
35 to 3932
40 to 4427
45 to 4936
50 to 5427
55 to 5924
60 to 6426
65 to 6911
70 to 749
75 to 7914
80 and over7
Total587

Historical population

The population of Palje grew from 441 in 1990 to 587 in 2015, an increase of 146 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.88%, or a decrease of 28 people, from the previous population of 615 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
441
6076.17%
562-1.64%
5680.15%
6152.94%
587-0.88%

Location

Palje is situated at approximately 12.4950, 122.2844, in the island of Romblon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 106.3 meters or 348.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palje 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.