Mercedes, Municipality of Madalag, Province of Aklan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceAklan
MunicipalityMadalag
Postal code5603
Population (2015)546
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.5467, 122.2457

Mercedes is a barangay in the municipality of Madalag, in the province of Aklan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 546. This represented 2.97% of the total population of Madalag.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Mercedes is 10 to 14, with 82 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 441
5 to 950
10 to 1482
15 to 1966
20 to 2469
25 to 2944
30 to 3427
35 to 3920
40 to 4426
45 to 4927
50 to 5422
55 to 5916
60 to 649
65 to 6917
70 to 747
75 to 797
80 and over4
Total546

Historical population

The population of Mercedes grew from 503 in 1990 to 546 in 2015, an increase of 43 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.10%, or an increase of 3 people, from the previous population of 543 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
503
480-0.87%
5442.72%
6552.59%
543-6.60%
5460.10%

Location

Mercedes is situated at approximately 11.5467, 122.2457, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 262.8 meters or 862.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Mercedes 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.