Paykek, Municipality of Kapangan, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalityKapangan
Postal code2613
Population (2015)1,279
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.5914, 120.6073

Paykek is a barangay in the municipality of Kapangan, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,279. This represented 6.61% of the total population of Kapangan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Paykek is 5 to 9, with 142 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges Under 1, and 80 and over, with 21 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 121
1 to 478
5 to 9142
10 to 14136
15 to 19128
20 to 2492
25 to 2971
30 to 3470
35 to 3983
40 to 4464
45 to 4982
50 to 5462
55 to 5948
60 to 6463
65 to 6943
70 to 7446
75 to 7929
80 and over21
Total1,279

Historical population

The population of Paykek grew from 1,177 in 1990 to 1,279 in 2015, an increase of 102 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 3.59%, or a decrease of 271 people, from the previous population of 1,550 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,177
1,147-0.48%
1,4144.59%
1,395-0.19%
1,5503.91%
1,279-3.59%

Location

Paykek is situated at approximately 16.5914, 120.6073, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 910.8 meters or 2,988.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Paykek 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.