Boklaoan, Municipality of Kapangan, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalityKapangan
Postal code2613
Population (2015)478
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.6193, 120.6444

Boklaoan is a barangay in the municipality of Kapangan, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 478. This represented 2.47% of the total population of Kapangan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Boklaoan is 20 to 24, with 54 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 18
1 to 444
5 to 933
10 to 1436
15 to 1941
20 to 2454
25 to 2950
30 to 3432
35 to 3924
40 to 4428
45 to 4920
50 to 5422
55 to 5924
60 to 6419
65 to 6917
70 to 7411
75 to 795
80 and over10
Total478

Historical population

The population of Boklaoan grew from 468 in 1990 to 478 in 2015, an increase of 10 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 5.52%, or a decrease of 166 people, from the previous population of 644 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
468
418-2.09%
5425.73%
467-2.03%
64412.41%
478-5.52%

Location

Boklaoan is situated at approximately 16.6193, 120.6444, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 724.4 meters or 2,376.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Boklaoan 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.