Paratong, Municipality of Santa Catalina, Province of Ilocos Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceIlocos Sur
MunicipalitySanta Catalina
Postal code2701
Population (2015)1,154
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates17.5847, 120.3459

Paratong is a barangay in the municipality of Santa Catalina, in the province of Ilocos Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,154. This represented 8.28% of the total population of Santa Catalina.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Paratong is 5 to 9, with 119 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 130
1 to 487
5 to 9119
10 to 1497
15 to 1982
20 to 24116
25 to 29115
30 to 34107
35 to 3991
40 to 4456
45 to 4945
50 to 5452
55 to 5953
60 to 6443
65 to 6922
70 to 7413
75 to 794
80 and over22
Total1,154

Historical population

The population of Paratong grew from 738 in 1990 to 1,154 in 2015, an increase of 416 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.73%, or an increase of 43 people, from the previous population of 1,111 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
738
695-1.12%
8364.04%
8650.47%
1,1119.54%
1,1540.73%

Location

Paratong is situated at approximately 17.5847, 120.3459, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 2.7 meters or 8.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Paratong 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.