Poblacion Central, Municipality of Kapangan, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalityKapangan
Postal code2613
Population (2015)1,652
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.5782, 120.5847

Poblacion Central is a barangay in the municipality of Kapangan, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,652. This represented 8.53% of the total population of Kapangan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Poblacion Central is 10 to 14, with 170 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 20 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 138
1 to 4124
5 to 9168
10 to 14170
15 to 19138
20 to 24126
25 to 29147
30 to 34111
35 to 3993
40 to 44105
45 to 4983
50 to 5482
55 to 5970
60 to 6466
65 to 6950
70 to 7440
75 to 7921
80 and over20
Total1,652

Historical population

The population of Poblacion Central grew from 1,032 in 1990 to 1,652 in 2015, an increase of 620 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.04%, or a decrease of 189 people, from the previous population of 1,841 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,032
1,1492.03%
1,3914.18%
1,7433.16%
1,8412.01%
1,652-2.04%

Location

Poblacion Central is situated at approximately 16.5782, 120.5847, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,105.6 meters or 3,627.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Poblacion Central 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.