Cayapes, Municipality of Kapangan, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalityKapangan
Postal code2613
Population (2020)849
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.5915, 120.5858 (16° 35' North, 120° 35' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level1,022.8 meters (3,355.6 feet)

Cayapes is a barangay in the municipality of Kapangan, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 849. This represented 4.40% of the total population of Kapangan.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Cayapes in the 2015 Census was 817 broken down into 194 households or an average of 4.21 members per household.

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Number of households in Cayapes (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
7141305.49
6531344.87
8641615.37
7431744.27
9621775.44
8171944.21

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cayapes is 30 to 34, with 68 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 6 individuals.

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Population of Cayapes by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 160.73%
1 to 4587.10%
5 to 9647.83%
10 to 14597.22%
15 to 19637.71%
20 to 24657.96%
25 to 29647.83%
30 to 34688.32%
35 to 39496.00%
40 to 44394.77%
45 to 49485.88%
50 to 54536.49%
55 to 59496.00%
60 to 64404.90%
65 to 69283.43%
70 to 74202.45%
75 to 79232.82%
80 and over212.57%
Total817100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 34.76
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 17.1
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 51.86
  • Median Age: 32.17

Historical population

The population of Cayapes grew from 714 in 1990 to 849 in 2020, an increase of 135 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a positive growth rate of 0.81%, or an increase of 32 people, from the previous population of 817 in 2015.

Population of Cayapes (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
714
653-1.66%
8646.19%
743-2.06%
9629.86%
817-3.06%
8490.81%

Location

Cayapes is situated at approximately 16.5915, 120.5858, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,022.8 meters or 3,355.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cayapes shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

Notes

  1. Data on population, and households, are from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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