Santa Petronila, Municipality of Tapaz, Province of Capiz

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceCapiz
MunicipalityTapaz
Postal code5814
Population (2015)488
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.2890, 122.5789

Santa Petronila is a barangay in the municipality of Tapaz, in the province of Capiz. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 488. This represented 0.95% of the total population of Tapaz.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Santa Petronila is 15 to 19, with 68 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 65 to 69, 70 to 74, and 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 17
1 to 437
5 to 934
10 to 1434
15 to 1968
20 to 2463
25 to 2942
30 to 3427
35 to 3926
40 to 4424
45 to 4926
50 to 5422
55 to 5926
60 to 6427
65 to 696
70 to 746
75 to 797
80 and over6
Total488

Historical population

The population of Santa Petronila grew from 417 in 1990 to 488 in 2015, an increase of 71 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.08%, or an increase of 50 people, from the previous population of 438 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
417
4722.35%
464-0.37%
4950.90%
438-4.36%
4882.08%

Location

Santa Petronila is situated at approximately 11.2890, 122.5789, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 54.8 meters or 179.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Santa Petronila 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.