Marita, Municipality of President Roxas, Province of Capiz

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceCapiz
MunicipalityPresident Roxas
Postal code5803
Population (2015)1,628
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.4394, 122.9208

Marita is a barangay in the municipality of President Roxas, in the province of Capiz. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,628. This represented 5.49% of the total population of President Roxas.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Marita is 15 to 19, with 195 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 137
1 to 4127
5 to 9157
10 to 14174
15 to 19195
20 to 24139
25 to 29124
30 to 3498
35 to 39100
40 to 4484
45 to 4992
50 to 5486
55 to 5966
60 to 6453
65 to 6942
70 to 7427
75 to 7915
80 and over12
Total1,628

Historical population

The population of Marita grew from 1,353 in 1990 to 1,628 in 2015, an increase of 275 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.40%, or an increase of 34 people, from the previous population of 1,594 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,353
1,5332.37%
1,9445.22%
2,0190.52%
1,594-8.24%
1,6280.40%

Location

Marita is situated at approximately 11.4394, 122.9208, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 2.3 meters or 7.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Marita 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.