Palawig, Municipality of San Andres, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
MunicipalitySan Andres
Postal code4810
Population (2015)1,303
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Coordinates13.5738, 124.1454

Palawig is a barangay in the municipality of San Andres, in the province of Catanduanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,303. This represented 3.54% of the total population of San Andres.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palawig is 20 to 24, with 144 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 123
1 to 4107
5 to 9134
10 to 14142
15 to 19134
20 to 24144
25 to 29102
30 to 3474
35 to 3977
40 to 4458
45 to 4963
50 to 5463
55 to 5952
60 to 6441
65 to 6937
70 to 7419
75 to 7911
80 and over22
Total1,303

Historical population

The population of Palawig grew from 856 in 1990 to 1,303 in 2015, an increase of 447 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.39%, or an increase of 91 people, from the previous population of 1,212 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
856
1,0423.75%
1,1281.71%
1,1780.60%
1,2121.04%
1,3031.39%

Location

Palawig is situated at approximately 13.5738, 124.1454, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 20.4 meters or 66.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palawig 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.