Taugtog, Municipality of Botolan, Province of Zambales

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceZambales
MunicipalityBotolan
Postal code2202
Population (2015)11,393
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates15.3026, 120.0405

Taugtog is a barangay in the municipality of Botolan, in the province of Zambales. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 11,393. This represented 19.74% of the total population of Botolan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Taugtog is 5 to 9, with 1,313 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 79 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1240
1 to 4950
5 to 91,313
10 to 141,277
15 to 191,246
20 to 241,011
25 to 29913
30 to 34692
35 to 39721
40 to 44628
45 to 49619
50 to 54532
55 to 59431
60 to 64337
65 to 69215
70 to 74110
75 to 7979
80 and over79
Total11,393

Historical population

The population of Taugtog grew from 745 in 1990 to 11,393 in 2015, an increase of 10,648 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.45%, or a decrease of 1,588 people, from the previous population of 12,981 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
745
10,56164.34%
11,7672.35%
13,3641.77%
12,981-1.05%
11,393-2.45%

Location

Taugtog is situated at approximately 15.3026, 120.0405, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 16.0 meters or 52.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Taugtog 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.