Dacuton, Municipality of Dumarao, Province of Capiz

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceCapiz
MunicipalityDumarao
Postal code5812
Population (2015)2,555
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.2350, 122.7851

Dacuton is a barangay in the municipality of Dumarao, in the province of Capiz. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,555. This represented 5.54% of the total population of Dumarao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Dacuton is 5 to 9, with 274 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 29 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 142
1 to 4199
5 to 9274
10 to 14233
15 to 19250
20 to 24270
25 to 29220
30 to 34160
35 to 39158
40 to 44127
45 to 49137
50 to 54122
55 to 59110
60 to 6486
65 to 6961
70 to 7445
75 to 7932
80 and over29
Total2,555

Historical population

The population of Dacuton grew from 2,293 in 1990 to 2,555 in 2015, an increase of 262 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.28%, or a decrease of 38 people, from the previous population of 2,593 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,293
2,4100.94%
2,5361.10%
2,6030.36%
2,593-0.14%
2,555-0.28%

Location

Dacuton is situated at approximately 11.2350, 122.7851, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 155.6 meters or 510.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Dacuton 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.