Benticayan, Municipality of Baras, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
MunicipalityBaras
Postal code4803
Population (2015)787
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Coordinates13.6938, 124.3724

Benticayan is a barangay in the municipality of Baras, in the province of Catanduanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 787. This represented 6.13% of the total population of Baras.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Benticayan is 5 to 9, with 102 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 118
1 to 466
5 to 9102
10 to 1499
15 to 1992
20 to 2468
25 to 2943
30 to 3443
35 to 3940
40 to 4444
45 to 4931
50 to 5433
55 to 5923
60 to 6424
65 to 6930
70 to 748
75 to 7912
80 and over11
Total787

Historical population

The population of Benticayan grew from 701 in 1990 to 787 in 2015, an increase of 86 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.98%, or an increase of 146 people, from the previous population of 641 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
701
8413.47%
717-3.36%
7320.29%
641-4.72%
7873.98%

Location

Benticayan is situated at approximately 13.6938, 124.3724, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 109.8 meters or 360.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Benticayan 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.