Palta Salvacion, Municipality of Virac, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
MunicipalityVirac
Postal code4800
Population (2015)1,175
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Coordinates13.5796, 124.1538

Palta Salvacion is a barangay in the municipality of Virac, in the province of Catanduanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,175. This represented 1.60% of the total population of Virac.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palta Salvacion is 10 to 14, with 137 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 124
1 to 4109
5 to 9132
10 to 14137
15 to 19130
20 to 24100
25 to 2994
30 to 3488
35 to 3959
40 to 4451
45 to 4949
50 to 5455
55 to 5944
60 to 6430
65 to 6936
70 to 7417
75 to 798
80 and over12
Total1,175

Historical population

The population of Palta Salvacion grew from 905 in 1990 to 1,175 in 2015, an increase of 270 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.18%, or a decrease of 11 people, from the previous population of 1,186 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
905
9651.21%
1,1614.04%
1,2030.49%
1,186-0.52%
1,175-0.18%

Location

Palta Salvacion is situated at approximately 13.5796, 124.1538, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 93.7 meters or 307.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palta Salvacion 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.