Peñaplata, City of Samal, Province of Davao del Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionDavao Region (Region XI)
ProvinceDavao del Norte
CitySamal
Postal code8119
Population (2015)6,097
Philippine major island(s)Samal
Coordinates7.0730, 125.7175

Peñaplata, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the city of Samal, in the province of Davao del Norte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 6,097. This represented 5.86% of the total population of Samal.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Peñaplata is 15 to 19, with 594 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 64 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1118
1 to 4458
5 to 9564
10 to 14548
15 to 19594
20 to 24589
25 to 29488
30 to 34408
35 to 39410
40 to 44356
45 to 49371
50 to 54315
55 to 59257
60 to 64211
65 to 69172
70 to 74105
75 to 7969
80 and over64
Total6,097

Historical population

The population of Peñaplata grew from 4,027 in 1990 to 6,097 in 2015, an increase of 2,070 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.50%, or a decrease of 163 people, from the previous population of 6,260 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
4,027
4,4261.79%
5,2213.61%
5,5330.80%
6,2604.60%
6,097-0.50%

Location

Peñaplata is situated at approximately 7.0730, 125.7175, in the island of Samal. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 54.7 meters or 179.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Peñaplata 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.