Bentangan, Municipality of Carmen, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityCarmen
Postal code9408
Population (2015)4,054
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.3250, 124.6941

Bentangan is a barangay in the municipality of Carmen, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,054. This represented 4.23% of the total population of Carmen.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bentangan is 5 to 9, with 559 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1121
1 to 4456
5 to 9559
10 to 14471
15 to 19483
20 to 24401
25 to 29313
30 to 34237
35 to 39208
40 to 44187
45 to 49202
50 to 54158
55 to 59102
60 to 6447
65 to 6941
70 to 7440
75 to 7915
80 and over13
Total4,054

Historical population

The population of Bentangan grew from 1,213 in 1990 to 4,054 in 2015, an increase of 2,841 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.51%, or an increase of 306 people, from the previous population of 3,748 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,213
1,4253.06%
2,0958.61%
2,8914.54%
3,7489.91%
4,0541.51%

Location

Bentangan is situated at approximately 7.3250, 124.6941, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 328.8 meters or 1,078.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bentangan 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.