Dangcalan, Municipality of Castilla, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityCastilla
Postal code4713
Population (2015)454
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.9700, 123.8711

Dangcalan is a barangay in the municipality of Castilla, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 454. This represented 0.79% of the total population of Castilla.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Dangcalan is 10 to 14, with 70 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 111
1 to 441
5 to 956
10 to 1470
15 to 1955
20 to 2427
25 to 2919
30 to 3424
35 to 3937
40 to 4420
45 to 4915
50 to 5425
55 to 5917
60 to 6413
65 to 696
70 to 747
75 to 797
80 and over4
Total454

Historical population

The population of Dangcalan grew from 349 in 1990 to 454 in 2015, an increase of 105 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.88%, or an increase of 63 people, from the previous population of 391 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
349
4575.18%
428-1.40%
369-2.02%
3912.13%
4542.88%

Location

Dangcalan is situated at approximately 12.9700, 123.8711, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 43.3 meters or 142.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Dangcalan 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.