Taft, Municipality of Tapaz, Province of Capiz

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceCapiz
MunicipalityTapaz
Postal code5814
Population (2015)1,341
Philippine major island(s)Panay
Coordinates11.2287, 122.5481

Taft is a barangay in the municipality of Tapaz, in the province of Capiz. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,341. This represented 2.61% of the total population of Tapaz.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Taft is 20 to 24, with 141 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 126
1 to 4125
5 to 9127
10 to 14121
15 to 19133
20 to 24141
25 to 29101
30 to 34100
35 to 3972
40 to 4475
45 to 4961
50 to 5462
55 to 5966
60 to 6437
65 to 6934
70 to 7424
75 to 7917
80 and over19
Total1,341

Historical population

The population of Taft grew from 841 in 1990 to 1,341 in 2015, an increase of 500 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.68%, or an increase of 47 people, from the previous population of 1,294 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
841
9261.82%
1,2476.59%
1,2800.36%
1,2940.40%
1,3410.68%

Location

Taft is situated at approximately 11.2287, 122.5481, in the island of Panay. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 76.1 meters or 249.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Taft 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.