Palao, Municipality of Solana, Province of Cagayan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
ProvinceCagayan
MunicipalitySolana
Postal code3503
Population (2015)1,437
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates17.5765, 121.6106

Palao is a barangay in the municipality of Solana, in the province of Cagayan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,437. This represented 1.74% of the total population of Solana.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palao is 5 to 9, with 155 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 124
1 to 4142
5 to 9155
10 to 14122
15 to 19119
20 to 24148
25 to 29123
30 to 34103
35 to 39110
40 to 4499
45 to 4981
50 to 5470
55 to 5950
60 to 6427
65 to 6922
70 to 7421
75 to 7913
80 and over8
Total1,437

Historical population

The population of Palao grew from 875 in 1990 to 1,437 in 2015, an increase of 562 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.04%, or an increase of 76 people, from the previous population of 1,361 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
875
9691.93%
1,1834.37%
1,2130.35%
1,3614.28%
1,4371.04%

Location

Palao is situated at approximately 17.5765, 121.6106, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 43.6 meters or 143.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palao 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.