Palanginan, Municipality of Iba, Province of Zambales

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceZambales
MunicipalityIba
Postal code2201
Population (2015)10,413
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates15.3148, 119.9958

Palanginan, formerly Palanguinan-Tambak, is a barangay in the municipality of Iba, in the province of Zambales. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 10,413. This represented 20.62% of the total population of Iba.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palanginan is 5 to 9, with 1,071 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 77 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1238
1 to 4974
5 to 91,071
10 to 141,003
15 to 19980
20 to 24878
25 to 29783
30 to 34731
35 to 39716
40 to 44594
45 to 49633
50 to 54509
55 to 59400
60 to 64335
65 to 69263
70 to 74126
75 to 79102
80 and over77
Total10,413

Historical population

The population of Palanginan grew from 4,760 in 1990 to 10,413 in 2015, an increase of 5,653 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.79%, or an increase of 1,403 people, from the previous population of 9,010 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
4,760
4,8830.48%
5,0750.83%
8,7647.83%
9,0101.01%
10,4132.79%

Location

Palanginan is situated at approximately 15.3148, 119.9958, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 13.4 meters or 44.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palanginan 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.