Barangay No. 47, Bengcag, City of Laoag, Province of Ilocos Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceIlocos Norte
CityLaoag
Postal code2900
Population (2015)1,874
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates18.1985, 120.5557

Barangay No. 47, Bengcag is a barangay in the city of Laoag, in the province of Ilocos Norte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,874. This represented 1.69% of the total population of Laoag.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Barangay No. 47, Bengcag is 5 to 9, with 184 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 27 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 140
1 to 4123
5 to 9184
10 to 14167
15 to 19155
20 to 24137
25 to 29147
30 to 34170
35 to 39154
40 to 44131
45 to 4993
50 to 5490
55 to 5970
60 to 6460
65 to 6938
70 to 7448
75 to 7940
80 and over27
Total1,874

Historical population

The population of Barangay No. 47, Bengcag grew from 1,270 in 1990 to 1,874 in 2015, an increase of 604 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.59%, or an increase of 57 people, from the previous population of 1,817 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,270
1,4322.27%
1,6453.02%
1,6810.30%
1,8172.87%
1,8740.59%

Location

Barangay No. 47, Bengcag is situated at approximately 18.1985, 120.5557, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 10.2 meters or 33.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Barangay No. 47, Bengcag 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.