Palina, Municipality of Pugo, Province of La Union

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceLa Union
MunicipalityPugo
Postal code2508
Population (2015)1,763
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.3681, 120.4751

Palina is a barangay in the municipality of Pugo, in the province of La Union. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,763. This represented 8.95% of the total population of Pugo.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palina is 5 to 9, with 197 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 137
1 to 4167
5 to 9197
10 to 14185
15 to 19166
20 to 24151
25 to 29165
30 to 34153
35 to 39140
40 to 44108
45 to 4989
50 to 5468
55 to 5939
60 to 6444
65 to 6921
70 to 749
75 to 7913
80 and over11
Total1,763

Historical population

The population of Palina grew from 658 in 1990 to 1,763 in 2015, an increase of 1,105 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.97%, or an increase of 463 people, from the previous population of 1,300 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
658
7201.70%
7902.01%
1,0984.64%
1,3006.34%
1,7635.97%

Location

Palina is situated at approximately 16.3681, 120.4751, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 764.7 meters or 2,508.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palina 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.