Damayan, Municipality of Sapian, Province of Capiz

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceCapiz
MunicipalitySapian
Postal code5806
Population (2015)2,416
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.4927, 122.5456

Damayan is a barangay in the municipality of Sapian, in the province of Capiz. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,416. This represented 9.36% of the total population of Sapian.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Damayan is 10 to 14, with 290 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 36 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 149
1 to 4198
5 to 9287
10 to 14290
15 to 19205
20 to 24213
25 to 29157
30 to 34171
35 to 39161
40 to 44120
45 to 49118
50 to 54103
55 to 5997
60 to 6483
65 to 6949
70 to 7442
75 to 7936
80 and over37
Total2,416

Historical population

The population of Damayan grew from 2,054 in 1990 to 2,416 in 2015, an increase of 362 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.75%, or an increase of 210 people, from the previous population of 2,206 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,054
2,1200.59%
2,1790.59%
2,2560.48%
2,206-0.81%
2,4161.75%

Location

Damayan is situated at approximately 11.4927, 122.5456, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 32.7 meters or 107.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Damayan 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.