Salocon, Municipality of Panitan, Province of Capiz

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceCapiz
MunicipalityPanitan
Postal code5815
Population (2015)2,079
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.4835, 122.7759

Salocon is a barangay in the municipality of Panitan, in the province of Capiz. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,079. This represented 5.16% of the total population of Panitan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Salocon is 15 to 19, with 203 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 20 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 132
1 to 4145
5 to 9170
10 to 14190
15 to 19203
20 to 24189
25 to 29185
30 to 34164
35 to 39170
40 to 44127
45 to 49141
50 to 5473
55 to 5985
60 to 6486
65 to 6949
70 to 7426
75 to 7924
80 and over20
Total2,079

Historical population

The population of Salocon grew from 1,288 in 1990 to 2,079 in 2015, an increase of 791 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.32%, or an increase of 414 people, from the previous population of 1,665 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,288
1,4051.64%
1,5412.00%
1,6510.96%
1,6650.31%
2,0794.32%

Location

Salocon is situated at approximately 11.4835, 122.7759, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.7 meters or 15.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Salocon 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.