Palanas, Municipality of Guinobatan, Province of Albay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceAlbay
MunicipalityGuinobatan
Postal code4503
Population (2015)427
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates13.1070, 123.5404

Palanas is a barangay in the municipality of Guinobatan, in the province of Albay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 427. This represented 0.52% of the total population of Guinobatan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palanas is 5 to 9, with 51 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 111
1 to 434
5 to 951
10 to 1450
15 to 1943
20 to 2421
25 to 2928
30 to 3427
35 to 3928
40 to 4436
45 to 4927
50 to 5411
55 to 5917
60 to 6412
65 to 6913
70 to 7410
75 to 794
80 and over4
Total427

Historical population

The population of Palanas fell from 624 in 1990 to 427 in 2015, a decrease of 197 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 9.85%, or a decrease of 309 people, from the previous population of 736 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
624
6821.68%
7471.97%
7870.72%
736-2.41%
427-9.85%

Location

Palanas is situated at approximately 13.1070, 123.5404, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 154.8 meters or 507.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palanas 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.