Capilihan, Municipality of Virac, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
MunicipalityVirac
Postal code4800
Population (2015)1,463
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Coordinates13.6141, 124.2378

Capilihan is a barangay in the municipality of Virac, in the province of Catanduanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,463. This represented 1.99% of the total population of Virac.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Capilihan is 10 to 14, with 183 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 134
1 to 4145
5 to 9170
10 to 14183
15 to 19154
20 to 24132
25 to 29104
30 to 34101
35 to 3990
40 to 4491
45 to 4972
50 to 5455
55 to 5941
60 to 6428
65 to 6929
70 to 7415
75 to 7913
80 and over6
Total1,463

Historical population

The population of Capilihan grew from 505 in 1990 to 1,463 in 2015, an increase of 958 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.61%, or an increase of 46 people, from the previous population of 1,417 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
505
85910.46%
9852.98%
1,4415.39%
1,417-0.61%
1,4630.61%

Location

Capilihan is situated at approximately 13.6141, 124.2378, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 439.0 meters or 1,440.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Capilihan 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.