Paruayan, Municipality of Alamada, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityAlamada
Postal code9413
Population (2015)2,574
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.3387, 124.5897

Paruayan is a barangay in the municipality of Alamada, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,574. This represented 3.98% of the total population of Alamada.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Paruayan is 10 to 14, with 293 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 153
1 to 4267
5 to 9273
10 to 14293
15 to 19245
20 to 24248
25 to 29207
30 to 34205
35 to 39160
40 to 44127
45 to 49142
50 to 54101
55 to 5983
60 to 6458
65 to 6946
70 to 7432
75 to 7920
80 and over14
Total2,574

Historical population

The population of Paruayan grew from 1,975 in 1990 to 2,574 in 2015, an increase of 599 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.04%, or a decrease of 5 people, from the previous population of 2,579 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,975
1,725-2.50%
2,2125.48%
2,4601.48%
2,5791.73%
2,574-0.04%

Location

Paruayan is situated at approximately 7.3387, 124.5897, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 211.6 meters or 694.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Paruayan 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.