Gadang, Municipality of Kapangan, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalityKapangan
Postal code2613
Population (2015)1,513
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.6170, 120.5757

Gadang is a barangay in the municipality of Kapangan, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,513. This represented 7.81% of the total population of Kapangan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Gadang is 15 to 19, with 174 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 118
1 to 4140
5 to 9155
10 to 14139
15 to 19174
20 to 24148
25 to 29113
30 to 34100
35 to 3971
40 to 4483
45 to 4975
50 to 5468
55 to 5976
60 to 6447
65 to 6929
70 to 7438
75 to 7920
80 and over19
Total1,513

Historical population

The population of Gadang grew from 1,298 in 1990 to 1,513 in 2015, an increase of 215 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.26%, or a decrease of 21 people, from the previous population of 1,534 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,298
1,175-1.85%
1,4484.58%
1,429-0.18%
1,5342.61%
1,513-0.26%

Location

Gadang is situated at approximately 16.6170, 120.5757, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,046.3 meters or 3,432.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Gadang 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.