Bentahon, Municipality of Esperanza, Province of Agusan del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceAgusan del Sur
MunicipalityEsperanza
Postal code8513
Population (2015)1,084
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.6860, 125.6662

Bentahon is a barangay in the municipality of Esperanza, in the province of Agusan del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,084. This represented 1.98% of the total population of Esperanza.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bentahon is 5 to 9, with 141 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 125
1 to 4117
5 to 9141
10 to 14114
15 to 19119
20 to 24101
25 to 2992
30 to 3469
35 to 3959
40 to 4457
45 to 4957
50 to 5438
55 to 5927
60 to 6426
65 to 6914
70 to 747
75 to 7911
80 and over10
Total1,084

Historical population

The population of Bentahon grew from 769 in 1990 to 1,084 in 2015, an increase of 315 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.42%, or an increase of 128 people, from the previous population of 956 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
769
1,1417.67%
1,2872.62%
1,065-2.58%
956-3.85%
1,0842.42%

Location

Bentahon is situated at approximately 8.6860, 125.6662, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 24.0 meters or 78.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bentahon 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.