Palay, Municipality of Batan, Province of Aklan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceAklan
MunicipalityBatan
Postal code5615
Population (2015)1,371
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.5555, 122.5205

Palay is a barangay in the municipality of Batan, in the province of Aklan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,371. This represented 4.28% of the total population of Batan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palay is 10 to 14, with 162 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 118
1 to 496
5 to 9157
10 to 14162
15 to 19125
20 to 2483
25 to 2961
30 to 3484
35 to 3989
40 to 4475
45 to 4974
50 to 5478
55 to 5964
60 to 6443
65 to 6945
70 to 7436
75 to 7943
80 and over38
Total1,371

Historical population

The population of Palay grew from 1,225 in 1990 to 1,371 in 2015, an increase of 146 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.10%, or a decrease of 82 people, from the previous population of 1,453 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,225
1,2530.42%
1,3341.35%
1,3850.52%
1,4531.76%
1,371-1.10%

Location

Palay is situated at approximately 11.5555, 122.5205, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 5.5 meters or 18.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palay 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.