Gabuc, Municipality of Pontevedra, Province of Capiz

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceCapiz
MunicipalityPontevedra
Postal code5802
Population (2015)521
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.4532, 122.8815

Gabuc, formerly Caugiat, is a barangay in the municipality of Pontevedra, in the province of Capiz. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 521. This represented 1.12% of the total population of Pontevedra.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Gabuc is 15 to 19, with 58 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 19
1 to 451
5 to 952
10 to 1454
15 to 1958
20 to 2452
25 to 2942
30 to 3429
35 to 3934
40 to 4434
45 to 4928
50 to 5427
55 to 5920
60 to 6412
65 to 699
70 to 746
75 to 794
80 and over
Total521

Historical population

The population of Gabuc grew from 389 in 1990 to 521 in 2015, an increase of 132 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.87%, or a decrease of 86 people, from the previous population of 607 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
389
346-2.17%
4164.03%
4450.93%
60711.96%
521-2.87%

Location

Gabuc is situated at approximately 11.4532, 122.8815, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 3.1 meters or 10.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Gabuc does not share a common border with any barangay.

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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.