Tapaz, Municipality of Santa Josefa, Province of Agusan del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceAgusan del Sur
MunicipalitySanta Josefa
Postal code8512
Population (2015)1,729
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.0511, 126.0017

Tapaz is a barangay in the municipality of Santa Josefa, in the province of Agusan del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,729. This represented 6.47% of the total population of Santa Josefa.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tapaz is 10 to 14, with 198 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 137
1 to 4162
5 to 9195
10 to 14198
15 to 19191
20 to 24173
25 to 29139
30 to 34116
35 to 39110
40 to 4485
45 to 4980
50 to 5469
55 to 5945
60 to 6451
65 to 6934
70 to 7422
75 to 7911
80 and over11
Total1,729

Historical population

The population of Tapaz grew from 923 in 1990 to 1,729 in 2015, an increase of 806 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.93%, or an increase of 82 people, from the previous population of 1,647 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
923
1,3527.41%
1,4741.87%
1,5330.54%
1,6472.65%
1,7290.93%

Location

Tapaz is situated at approximately 8.0511, 126.0017, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 33.7 meters or 110.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tapaz 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.