Palayag, Municipality of Amulung, Province of Cagayan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
ProvinceCagayan
MunicipalityAmulung
Postal code3505
Population (2015)1,424
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates17.8149, 121.6722

Palayag is a barangay in the municipality of Amulung, in the province of Cagayan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,424. This represented 2.98% of the total population of Amulung.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palayag is 20 to 24, with 150 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 16 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 127
1 to 4113
5 to 9140
10 to 14129
15 to 19144
20 to 24150
25 to 29128
30 to 3497
35 to 3978
40 to 4485
45 to 4971
50 to 5468
55 to 5960
60 to 6450
65 to 6931
70 to 7421
75 to 7916
80 and over16
Total1,424

Historical population

The population of Palayag grew from 1,366 in 1990 to 1,424 in 2015, an increase of 58 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.26%, or an increase of 19 people, from the previous population of 1,405 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,366
1,275-1.28%
1,4693.08%
1,4970.26%
1,405-2.28%
1,4240.26%

Location

Palayag is situated at approximately 17.8149, 121.6722, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 16.0 meters or 52.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palayag 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.