La Paz, Municipality of Hamtic, Province of Antique

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceAntique
MunicipalityHamtic
Postal code5715
Population (2015)2,000
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates10.7049, 121.9738

La Paz is a barangay in the municipality of Hamtic, in the province of Antique. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,000. This represented 4.12% of the total population of Hamtic.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in La Paz is 5 to 9, with 262 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 16 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 139
1 to 4176
5 to 9262
10 to 14216
15 to 19205
20 to 24161
25 to 29169
30 to 34148
35 to 39122
40 to 44120
45 to 49106
50 to 5469
55 to 5961
60 to 6452
65 to 6936
70 to 7423
75 to 7916
80 and over19
Total2,000

Historical population

The population of La Paz grew from 1,238 in 1990 to 2,000 in 2015, an increase of 762 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.12%, or an increase of 209 people, from the previous population of 1,791 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,238
1,2450.11%
1,4643.54%
1,6671.81%
1,7912.65%
2,0002.12%

Location

La Paz is situated at approximately 10.7049, 121.9738, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 2.7 meters or 8.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

La Paz 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.