Punit, Municipality of Benito Soliven, Province of Isabela

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
ProvinceIsabela
MunicipalityBenito Soliven
Postal code3331
Population (2015)849
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates17.0042, 121.9259

Punit is a barangay in the municipality of Benito Soliven, in the province of Isabela. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 849. This represented 2.87% of the total population of Benito Soliven.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Punit is 5 to 9, with 91 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 124
1 to 461
5 to 991
10 to 1484
15 to 1983
20 to 2478
25 to 2973
30 to 3455
35 to 3948
40 to 4454
45 to 4946
50 to 5450
55 to 5943
60 to 6421
65 to 6916
70 to 7411
75 to 798
80 and over3
Total849

Historical population

The population of Punit grew from 570 in 1990 to 849 in 2015, an increase of 279 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.85%, or an increase of 78 people, from the previous population of 771 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
570
6512.52%
6760.81%
7381.22%
7711.61%
8491.85%

Location

Punit is situated at approximately 17.0042, 121.9259, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 84.4 meters or 276.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Punit 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.