Bentig, Municipality of Calape, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
MunicipalityCalape
Postal code6328
Population (2015)1,949
Philippine major island(s)Bohol
Coordinates9.8974, 123.8955

Bentig is a barangay in the municipality of Calape, in the province of Bohol. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,949. This represented 6.32% of the total population of Calape.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bentig is 5 to 9, with 225 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 26 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 133
1 to 4164
5 to 9225
10 to 14218
15 to 19174
20 to 24140
25 to 29125
30 to 34116
35 to 39149
40 to 44123
45 to 4999
50 to 54104
55 to 5982
60 to 6454
65 to 6951
70 to 7439
75 to 7926
80 and over27
Total1,949

Historical population

The population of Bentig grew from 1,423 in 1990 to 1,949 in 2015, an increase of 526 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.56%, or an increase of 152 people, from the previous population of 1,797 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,423
1,4710.62%
1,5641.32%
1,7111.25%
1,7971.80%
1,9491.56%

Location

Bentig is situated at approximately 9.8974, 123.8955, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 10.8 meters or 35.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bentig 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.