Tagas, Municipality of Tangalan, Province of Aklan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceAklan
MunicipalityTangalan
Postal code5612
Population (2015)2,407
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.7683, 122.2453

Tagas is a barangay in the municipality of Tangalan, in the province of Aklan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,407. This represented 10.98% of the total population of Tangalan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tagas is 5 to 9, with 277 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 27 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 153
1 to 4215
5 to 9277
10 to 14227
15 to 19254
20 to 24213
25 to 29196
30 to 34148
35 to 39132
40 to 44123
45 to 49125
50 to 54103
55 to 5998
60 to 6478
65 to 6962
70 to 7447
75 to 7927
80 and over29
Total2,407

Historical population

The population of Tagas grew from 1,639 in 1990 to 2,407 in 2015, an increase of 768 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.42%, or an increase of 390 people, from the previous population of 2,017 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,639
1,8582.38%
1,8700.14%
2,0111.01%
2,0170.11%
2,4073.42%

Location

Tagas is situated at approximately 11.7683, 122.2453, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 12.5 meters or 41.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tagas 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.