Taba‑ao, Municipality of Kapangan, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalityKapangan
Postal code2613
Population (2020)1,832
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.6060, 120.6321 (16° 36' North, 120° 38' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level626.4 meters (2,055.1 feet)

Taba‑ao is a barangay in the municipality of Kapangan, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 1,832. This represented 9.49% of the total population of Kapangan.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Taba-ao in the 2015 Census was 1,936 broken down into 407 households or an average of 4.76 members per household.

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Number of households in Taba-ao (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
1,6382885.69
1,7683235.47
1,8363495.26
1,7983614.98
1,7873764.75
1,9364074.76

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Taba-ao is 5 to 9, with 194 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges Under 1, and 80 and over, with 35 individuals.

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Population of Taba-ao by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 1351.81%
1 to 41336.87%
5 to 919410.02%
10 to 141809.30%
15 to 191879.66%
20 to 241427.33%
25 to 291608.26%
30 to 341427.33%
35 to 391115.73%
40 to 441196.15%
45 to 49864.44%
50 to 54894.60%
55 to 59975.01%
60 to 64794.08%
65 to 69472.43%
70 to 74603.10%
75 to 79402.07%
80 and over351.81%
Total1,936100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 44.72
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 15.02
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 59.74
  • Median Age: 28.03

Historical population

The population of Taba-ao grew from 1,638 in 1990 to 1,832 in 2020, an increase of 194 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a negative growth rate of 1.16%, or a decrease of 104 people, from the previous population of 1,936 in 2015.

Population of Taba-ao (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,638
1,7681.44%
1,8360.81%
1,801-0.27%
1,787-0.28%
1,9361.54%
1,832-1.16%

Location

Taba‑ao is situated at approximately 16.6060, 120.6321, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 626.4 meters or 2,055.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Taba‑ao 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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