Capitangan, Municipality of Abucay, Province of Bataan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceBataan
MunicipalityAbucay
Postal code2114
Population (2015)6,742
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates14.6991, 120.5128

Capitangan is a barangay in the municipality of Abucay, in the province of Bataan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 6,742. This represented 16.91% of the total population of Abucay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Capitangan is 5 to 9, with 671 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 54 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1143
1 to 4504
5 to 9671
10 to 14635
15 to 19665
20 to 24608
25 to 29528
30 to 34481
35 to 39561
40 to 44440
45 to 49398
50 to 54301
55 to 59250
60 to 64195
65 to 69169
70 to 7480
75 to 7959
80 and over54
Total6,742

Historical population

The population of Capitangan grew from 3,321 in 1990 to 6,742 in 2015, an increase of 3,421 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.11%, or an increase of 701 people, from the previous population of 6,041 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,321
3,5241.12%
4,5615.69%
5,4382.46%
6,0413.90%
6,7422.11%

Location

Capitangan is situated at approximately 14.6991, 120.5128, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 33.6 meters or 110.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Capitangan 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.