Palahangan, Municipality of Hadji Muhtamad, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
MunicipalityHadji Muhtamad
Population (2015)1,920
Coordinates6.6205, 121.5146

Palahangan is a barangay in the municipality of Hadji Muhtamad, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,920. This represented 7.65% of the total population of Hadji Muhtamad.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palahangan is 5 to 9, with 327 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 140
1 to 4219
5 to 9327
10 to 14267
15 to 19175
20 to 24134
25 to 29130
30 to 34136
35 to 39127
40 to 4494
45 to 4989
50 to 5471
55 to 5948
60 to 6433
65 to 695
70 to 749
75 to 793
80 and over13
Total1,920

Historical population

The population of Palahangan grew from 423 in 1990 to 1,920 in 2015, an increase of 1,497 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 18.51%, or an increase of 1,133 people, from the previous population of 787 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
423
70710.10%
376-12.66%
91213.00%
787-5.22%
1,92018.51%

Location

Palahangan is situated at approximately 6.6205, 121.5146.


Adjacent barangays

Palahangan does not share a common border with any barangay.

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.