Bahit, Municipality of Panitan, Province of Capiz

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceCapiz
MunicipalityPanitan
Postal code5815
Population (2015)1,126
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.4776, 122.7939

Bahit is a barangay in the municipality of Panitan, in the province of Capiz. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,126. This represented 2.79% of the total population of Panitan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bahit is 10 to 14, with 124 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 15 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 119
1 to 476
5 to 996
10 to 14124
15 to 19117
20 to 24100
25 to 2981
30 to 3479
35 to 3976
40 to 4466
45 to 4956
50 to 5462
55 to 5933
60 to 6445
65 to 6928
70 to 7429
75 to 7924
80 and over15
Total1,126

Historical population

The population of Bahit grew from 877 in 1990 to 1,126 in 2015, an increase of 249 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.67%, or an increase of 39 people, from the previous population of 1,087 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
877
8880.23%
1,0062.71%
1,0690.84%
1,0870.61%
1,1260.67%

Location

Bahit is situated at approximately 11.4776, 122.7939, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.5 meters or 27.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bahit 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.