Polocate, Municipality of Banga, Province of Aklan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceAklan
MunicipalityBanga
Postal code5601
Population (2015)1,707
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.6008, 122.3334

Polocate is a barangay in the municipality of Banga, in the province of Aklan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,707. This represented 4.32% of the total population of Banga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Polocate is 5 to 9, with 198 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 117
1 to 4150
5 to 9198
10 to 14145
15 to 19151
20 to 24161
25 to 29149
30 to 34115
35 to 39125
40 to 4495
45 to 4989
50 to 5467
55 to 5959
60 to 6447
65 to 6951
70 to 7432
75 to 7936
80 and over20
Total1,707

Historical population

The population of Polocate grew from 1,383 in 1990 to 1,707 in 2015, an increase of 324 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.79%, or an increase of 69 people, from the previous population of 1,638 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,383
1,4721.18%
1,5010.42%
1,5750.67%
1,6381.44%
1,7070.79%

Location

Polocate is situated at approximately 11.6008, 122.3334, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 35.5 meters or 116.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Polocate 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.