Palapas, Municipality of Pio Duran, Province of Albay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceAlbay
MunicipalityPio Duran
Postal code4516
Population (2015)1,181
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates13.1082, 123.4759

Palapas is a barangay in the municipality of Pio Duran, in the province of Albay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,181. This represented 2.53% of the total population of Pio Duran.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palapas is 15 to 19, with 151 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 124
1 to 4114
5 to 9141
10 to 14148
15 to 19151
20 to 24103
25 to 2997
30 to 3486
35 to 3959
40 to 4450
45 to 4945
50 to 5448
55 to 5948
60 to 6434
65 to 6915
70 to 749
75 to 794
80 and over5
Total1,181

Historical population

The population of Palapas grew from 815 in 1990 to 1,181 in 2015, an increase of 366 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.20%, or an increase of 72 people, from the previous population of 1,109 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
815
9112.11%
1,1966.01%
1,2530.64%
1,109-4.35%
1,1811.20%

Location

Palapas is situated at approximately 13.1082, 123.4759, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 125.0 meters or 410.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palapas 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.