Bahit, Municipality of Panay, Province of Capiz

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceCapiz
MunicipalityPanay
Postal code5801
Population (2015)400
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.4880, 122.7912

Bahit is a barangay in the municipality of Panay, in the province of Capiz. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 400. This represented 0.87% of the total population of Panay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bahit is 10 to 14, with 47 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 16
1 to 429
5 to 935
10 to 1447
15 to 1946
20 to 2435
25 to 2927
30 to 3428
35 to 3927
40 to 4421
45 to 4923
50 to 5414
55 to 5925
60 to 647
65 to 6913
70 to 746
75 to 797
80 and over4
Total400

Historical population

The population of Bahit grew from 311 in 1990 to 400 in 2015, an increase of 89 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.71%, or an increase of 34 people, from the previous population of 366 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
311
290-1.30%
3504.11%
3911.54%
366-2.38%
4001.71%

Location

Bahit is situated at approximately 11.4880, 122.7912, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.3 meters or 23.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bahit shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

(Back to top)

Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.