Capayas, Municipality of Dumaran, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityDumaran
Postal code5310
Population (2015)1,410
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates10.4774, 119.6171

Capayas is a barangay in the municipality of Dumaran, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,410. This represented 5.94% of the total population of Dumaran.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Capayas is 5 to 9, with 158 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 120
1 to 4141
5 to 9158
10 to 14154
15 to 19142
20 to 24134
25 to 29102
30 to 34101
35 to 3976
40 to 4467
45 to 4965
50 to 5458
55 to 5948
60 to 6443
65 to 6950
70 to 7419
75 to 7919
80 and over13
Total1,410

Historical population

The population of Capayas grew from 1,131 in 1990 to 1,410 in 2015, an increase of 279 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.27%, or an increase of 157 people, from the previous population of 1,253 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,131
1,3102.79%
1,055-4.54%
1,1080.68%
1,2534.58%
1,4102.27%

Location

Capayas is situated at approximately 10.4774, 119.6171, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 100.1 meters or 328.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Capayas 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.