Palengke, Municipality of Caibiran, Province of Biliran

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceBiliran
MunicipalityCaibiran
Postal code6548
Population (2015)1,357
Philippine major island(s)Biliran
Coordinates11.5697, 124.5777

Palengke, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Caibiran, in the province of Biliran. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,357. This represented 6.02% of the total population of Caibiran.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palengke is 10 to 14, with 165 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 119
1 to 4119
5 to 9152
10 to 14165
15 to 19128
20 to 24110
25 to 2986
30 to 3485
35 to 3972
40 to 4469
45 to 4980
50 to 5474
55 to 5948
60 to 6437
65 to 6942
70 to 7425
75 to 7918
80 and over28
Total1,357

Historical population

The population of Palengke fell from 1,373 in 1990 to 1,357 in 2015, a decrease of 16 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 3.10%, or a decrease of 244 people, from the previous population of 1,601 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,373
1,3930.27%
1,383-0.15%
1,4580.73%
1,6013.46%
1,357-3.10%

Location

Palengke is situated at approximately 11.5697, 124.5777, in the island of Biliran. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.8 meters or 15.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palengke 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.