Palo, Municipality of Loay, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
MunicipalityLoay
Postal code6303
Population (2015)397
Philippine major island(s)Bohol
Coordinates9.6052, 123.9963

Palo is a barangay in the municipality of Loay, in the province of Bohol. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 397. This represented 2.38% of the total population of Loay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palo is 5 to 9, with 51 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges Under 1, and 75 to 79, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 16
1 to 441
5 to 951
10 to 1428
15 to 1922
20 to 2425
25 to 2925
30 to 3434
35 to 3933
40 to 4419
45 to 4913
50 to 5418
55 to 5921
60 to 6421
65 to 6914
70 to 7412
75 to 796
80 and over8
Total397

Historical population

The population of Palo grew from 349 in 1990 to 397 in 2015, an increase of 48 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.29%, or an increase of 62 people, from the previous population of 335 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
349
285-3.72%
3403.86%
3550.60%
335-2.09%
3973.29%

Location

Palo is situated at approximately 9.6052, 123.9963, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 19.3 meters or 63.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palo 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.