Pal‑ew, City of Tanjay, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
CityTanjay
Postal code6204
Population (2015)4,977
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.5307, 123.0208

Pal‑ew is a barangay in the city of Tanjay, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,977. This represented 6.18% of the total population of Tanjay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Pal-ew is 10 to 14, with 677 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 28 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1124
1 to 4514
5 to 9649
10 to 14677
15 to 19485
20 to 24331
25 to 29319
30 to 34316
35 to 39284
40 to 44273
45 to 49218
50 to 54209
55 to 59200
60 to 64145
65 to 6989
70 to 7460
75 to 7956
80 and over28
Total4,977

Historical population

The population of Pal-ew grew from 4,159 in 1990 to 4,977 in 2015, an increase of 818 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.88%, or a decrease of 521 people, from the previous population of 5,498 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
4,159
4,079-0.36%
4,8733.89%
5,0390.46%
5,4983.22%
4,977-1.88%

Location

Pal‑ew is situated at approximately 9.5307, 123.0208, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 759.3 meters or 2,491.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Pal‑ew 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.