Carataya, Municipality of Maayon, Province of Capiz

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceCapiz
MunicipalityMaayon
Postal code5809
Population (2015)984
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.3865, 122.8242

Carataya is a barangay in the municipality of Maayon, in the province of Capiz. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 984. This represented 2.56% of the total population of Maayon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age groups with the highest population in Carataya are in the ranges 10 to 14, and 15 to 19, with 121 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 119
1 to 493
5 to 9104
10 to 14121
15 to 19121
20 to 2461
25 to 2965
30 to 3463
35 to 3956
40 to 4462
45 to 4947
50 to 5445
55 to 5938
60 to 6423
65 to 6922
70 to 7425
75 to 7911
80 and over8
Total984

Historical population

The population of Carataya grew from 906 in 1990 to 984 in 2015, an increase of 78 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.72%, or a decrease of 94 people, from the previous population of 1,078 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
906
904-0.04%
9621.34%
1,0481.19%
1,0781.03%
984-1.72%

Location

Carataya is situated at approximately 11.3865, 122.8242, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 27.8 meters or 91.2 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.