Demographic Profile

Population Structure

The projected population of Paranaque for the year 2013 is 637,434 with 148,925 households. This constitutes for about 4.96% of the total population of the National Capital Region (NCR) and 0.64% of Philippine population.

Population Growth Rate and Projection

The trend on population growth of the city for the past thirty (30) years is shown on the following table.

1. Population Growth Trend/City of Parañaque

Census Date Population Growth Rate
May 6, 1970 97,214 4.52%
May 1, 1975 158,974 10.37%
May 1, 1980 208,552 5.58%
May 1, 1990 308,236 3.98%
Sept. 1, 1995 391,296 4.57%
May 1, 2000 449,811 3.03%
August 1, 2007 552,660 2.94%
May 1, 2010 588,126 2.72%

With the growth rate of 2.72, the city is expected to double its’ population in 23 years.