Catengan, Municipality of Besao, Mountain Province

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceMountain Province
MunicipalityBesao
Postal code2618
Population (2015)566
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates17.0808, 120.8179

Catengan is a barangay in the municipality of Besao, in Mountain Province. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 566. This represented 8.04% of the total population of Besao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Catengan is 10 to 14, with 76 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 114
1 to 442
5 to 957
10 to 1476
15 to 1959
20 to 2447
25 to 2937
30 to 3434
35 to 3928
40 to 4431
45 to 4920
50 to 5419
55 to 5933
60 to 6427
65 to 6913
70 to 747
75 to 7916
80 and over6
Total566

Historical population

The population of Catengan fell from 741 in 1990 to 566 in 2015, a decrease of 175 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 4.80%, or a decrease of 167 people, from the previous population of 733 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
741
7690.70%
7750.17%
727-0.88%
7330.30%
566-4.80%

Location

Catengan is situated at approximately 17.0808, 120.8179, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,515.6 meters or 4,972.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Catengan 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.