Palambrag, Municipality of Gandara, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
MunicipalityGandara
Postal code6706
Population (2015)358
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.0848, 124.8601

Palambrag is a barangay in the municipality of Gandara, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 358. This represented 1.04% of the total population of Gandara.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palambrag is 10 to 14, with 60 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 434
5 to 943
10 to 1460
15 to 1940
20 to 2431
25 to 2922
30 to 3418
35 to 3922
40 to 4422
45 to 4910
50 to 5411
55 to 5910
60 to 6410
65 to 696
70 to 743
75 to 793
80 and over1
Total358

Historical population

The population of Palambrag grew from 333 in 1990 to 358 in 2015, an increase of 25 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.41%, or a decrease of 49 people, from the previous population of 407 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
333
302-1.81%
260-3.16%
3725.06%
4073.33%
358-2.41%

Location

Palambrag is situated at approximately 12.0848, 124.8601, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 40.9 meters or 134.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palambrag 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.