Paniquihan, Municipality of Baras, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
MunicipalityBaras
Postal code4803
Population (2015)547
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Coordinates13.6719, 124.3827

Paniquihan is a barangay in the municipality of Baras, in the province of Catanduanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 547. This represented 4.26% of the total population of Baras.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Paniquihan is 10 to 14, with 79 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 19
1 to 449
5 to 967
10 to 1479
15 to 1953
20 to 2457
25 to 2927
30 to 3425
35 to 3924
40 to 4437
45 to 4930
50 to 5424
55 to 5919
60 to 6413
65 to 6911
70 to 749
75 to 797
80 and over7
Total547

Historical population

The population of Paniquihan grew from 404 in 1990 to 547 in 2015, an increase of 143 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.14%, or a decrease of 34 people, from the previous population of 581 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
404
5305.22%
478-2.19%
5311.46%
5813.33%
547-1.14%

Location

Paniquihan is situated at approximately 13.6719, 124.3827, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 16.5 meters or 54.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Paniquihan 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.