Bita, Municipality of Dao, Province of Capiz

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceCapiz
MunicipalityDao
Postal code5810
Population (2015)570
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.3534, 122.6892

Bita is a barangay in the municipality of Dao, in the province of Capiz. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 570. This represented 1.75% of the total population of Dao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bita is 20 to 24, with 62 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 114
1 to 442
5 to 954
10 to 1444
15 to 1958
20 to 2462
25 to 2941
30 to 3433
35 to 3935
40 to 4425
45 to 4942
50 to 5427
55 to 5924
60 to 6421
65 to 6920
70 to 7415
75 to 792
80 and over11
Total570

Historical population

The population of Bita grew from 436 in 1990 to 570 in 2015, an increase of 134 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.69%, or a decrease of 21 people, from the previous population of 591 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
436
396-1.79%
4452.53%
4941.45%
5916.74%
570-0.69%

Location

Bita is situated at approximately 11.3534, 122.6892, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 30.8 meters or 101.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bita 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.