Switch, Municipality of Tapaz, Province of Capiz

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceCapiz
MunicipalityTapaz
Postal code5814
Population (2015)1,272
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.2546, 122.5698

Switch is a barangay in the municipality of Tapaz, in the province of Capiz. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,272. This represented 2.48% of the total population of Tapaz.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Switch is 15 to 19, with 131 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 118
1 to 480
5 to 9126
10 to 14122
15 to 19131
20 to 2490
25 to 2999
30 to 34106
35 to 39101
40 to 4489
45 to 4965
50 to 5449
55 to 5954
60 to 6448
65 to 6931
70 to 7428
75 to 7918
80 and over17
Total1,272

Historical population

The population of Switch grew from 1,227 in 1990 to 1,272 in 2015, an increase of 45 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.21%, or a decrease of 14 people, from the previous population of 1,286 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,227
1,030-3.23%
1,1622.62%
1,2410.91%
1,2861.30%
1,272-0.21%

Location

Switch is situated at approximately 11.2546, 122.5698, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 74.3 meters or 243.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Switch 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.