Datakan, Municipality of Kapangan, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalityKapangan
Postal code2613
Population (2015)1,774
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.5567, 120.6188

Datakan is a barangay in the municipality of Kapangan, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,774. This represented 9.16% of the total population of Kapangan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Datakan is 15 to 19, with 177 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 21 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 121
1 to 4126
5 to 9145
10 to 14162
15 to 19177
20 to 24163
25 to 29154
30 to 34142
35 to 3989
40 to 4492
45 to 49104
50 to 5496
55 to 5971
60 to 6468
65 to 6946
70 to 7445
75 to 7932
80 and over41
Total1,774

Historical population

The population of Datakan grew from 1,290 in 1990 to 1,774 in 2015, an increase of 484 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.83%, or an increase of 75 people, from the previous population of 1,699 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,290
1,4211.83%
1,5962.52%
1,6800.71%
1,6990.41%
1,7740.83%

Location

Datakan is situated at approximately 16.5567, 120.6188, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,005.6 meters or 3,299.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Datakan 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.