Palta Small, Municipality of Virac, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
MunicipalityVirac
Postal code4800
Population (2015)844
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Coordinates13.5897, 124.1616

Palta Small is a barangay in the municipality of Virac, in the province of Catanduanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 844. This represented 1.15% 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 Small is 10 to 14, with 114 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 65 to 69, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 117
1 to 455
5 to 985
10 to 14114
15 to 19111
20 to 2483
25 to 2949
30 to 3447
35 to 3954
40 to 4455
45 to 4946
50 to 5433
55 to 5928
60 to 6417
65 to 6910
70 to 7414
75 to 7913
80 and over13
Total844

Historical population

The population of Palta Small grew from 476 in 1990 to 844 in 2015, an increase of 368 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.27%, or an increase of 94 people, from the previous population of 750 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
476
5332.14%
6664.89%
7030.75%
7502.38%
8442.27%

Location

Palta Small is situated at approximately 13.5897, 124.1616, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 88.6 meters or 290.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palta Small 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.