Palasao, Municipality of Cantilan, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityCantilan
Postal code8317
Population (2015)1,326
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates9.3129, 125.9737

Palasao is a barangay in the municipality of Cantilan, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,326. This represented 4.21% of the total population of Cantilan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palasao is 15 to 19, with 128 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 123
1 to 4100
5 to 9119
10 to 14120
15 to 19128
20 to 24121
25 to 29109
30 to 3472
35 to 3988
40 to 4481
45 to 4989
50 to 5470
55 to 5955
60 to 6437
65 to 6942
70 to 7426
75 to 7929
80 and over17
Total1,326

Historical population

The population of Palasao grew from 1,083 in 1990 to 1,326 in 2015, an increase of 243 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.44%, or an increase of 158 people, from the previous population of 1,168 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,083
1,1170.58%
1,104-0.25%
1,072-0.40%
1,1683.17%
1,3262.44%

Location

Palasao is situated at approximately 9.3129, 125.9737, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.3 meters or 23.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palasao 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.