Palanit, Municipality of San Isidro, Province of Northern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceNorthern Samar
MunicipalitySan Isidro
Postal code6409
Population (2015)3,218
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.3233, 124.4098

Palanit is a barangay in the municipality of San Isidro, in the province of Northern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,218. This represented 12.08% of the total population of San Isidro.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palanit is 10 to 14, with 409 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 25 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 181
1 to 4340
5 to 9395
10 to 14409
15 to 19345
20 to 24255
25 to 29214
30 to 34152
35 to 39153
40 to 44174
45 to 49169
50 to 54143
55 to 59102
60 to 6484
65 to 6986
70 to 7459
75 to 7932
80 and over25
Total3,218

Historical population

The population of Palanit grew from 2,299 in 1990 to 3,218 in 2015, an increase of 919 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.29%, or an increase of 210 people, from the previous population of 3,008 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,299
3,5708.59%
3,171-2.51%
2,936-1.06%
3,0080.89%
3,2181.29%

Location

Palanit is situated at approximately 12.3233, 124.4098, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 329.6 meters or 1,081.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palanit 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.