Caponga, Municipality of Tublay, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalityTublay
Postal code2615
Population (2015)4,295
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.4849, 120.6525

Caponga, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Tublay, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,295. This represented 24.01% of the total population of Tublay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Caponga is 5 to 9, with 470 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 34 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 198
1 to 4343
5 to 9470
10 to 14439
15 to 19405
20 to 24393
25 to 29387
30 to 34364
35 to 39278
40 to 44241
45 to 49213
50 to 54182
55 to 59157
60 to 64117
65 to 6986
70 to 7453
75 to 7934
80 and over35
Total4,295

Historical population

The population of Caponga grew from 2,170 in 1990 to 4,295 in 2015, an increase of 2,125 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.13%, or an increase of 246 people, from the previous population of 4,049 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,170
2,3311.35%
2,7483.59%
3,7624.43%
4,0492.71%
4,2951.13%

Location

Caponga is situated at approximately 16.4849, 120.6525, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,239.7 meters or 4,067.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Caponga 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.