Carataya, Municipality of Cuartero, Province of Capiz

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceCapiz
MunicipalityCuartero
Postal code5811
Population (2015)1,682
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.3041, 122.7935

Carataya is a barangay in the municipality of Cuartero, in the province of Capiz. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,682. This represented 6.14% of the total population of Cuartero.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Carataya is 5 to 9, with 182 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 135
1 to 4140
5 to 9182
10 to 14170
15 to 19176
20 to 24156
25 to 29128
30 to 34139
35 to 39102
40 to 4496
45 to 4966
50 to 5469
55 to 5969
60 to 6459
65 to 6935
70 to 7423
75 to 7919
80 and over18
Total1,682

Historical population

The population of Carataya grew from 1,332 in 1990 to 1,682 in 2015, an increase of 350 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.71%, or an increase of 143 people, from the previous population of 1,539 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,332
1,5232.54%
1,436-1.25%
1,5110.70%
1,5390.67%
1,6821.71%

Location

Carataya is situated at approximately 11.3041, 122.7935, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 81.7 meters or 268.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Carataya 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.