Paratong, Municipality of Santa Cruz, Province of Ilocos Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceIlocos Sur
MunicipalitySanta Cruz
Postal code2713
Population (2015)637
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.9962, 120.4687

Paratong is a barangay in the municipality of Santa Cruz, in the province of Ilocos Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 637. This represented 1.60% of the total population of Santa Cruz.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Paratong is 5 to 9, with 63 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 114
1 to 444
5 to 963
10 to 1461
15 to 1957
20 to 2451
25 to 2937
30 to 3439
35 to 3953
40 to 4438
45 to 4930
50 to 5428
55 to 5937
60 to 6420
65 to 6923
70 to 7419
75 to 7910
80 and over13
Total637

Historical population

The population of Paratong grew from 532 in 1990 to 637 in 2015, an increase of 105 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.36%, or an increase of 12 people, from the previous population of 625 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
532
5500.63%
5540.16%
484-1.85%
6259.75%
6370.36%

Location

Paratong is situated at approximately 16.9962, 120.4687, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 72.1 meters or 236.5 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.