Sojoton, Municipality of Calape, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
MunicipalityCalape
Postal code6328
Population (2015)491
Philippine major island(s)Bohol
Coordinates9.8628, 123.9050

Sojoton is a barangay in the municipality of Calape, in the province of Bohol. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 491. This represented 1.59% of the total population of Calape.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sojoton is 10 to 14, with 51 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 110
1 to 436
5 to 944
10 to 1451
15 to 1928
20 to 2431
25 to 2936
30 to 3441
35 to 3927
40 to 4425
45 to 4931
50 to 5431
55 to 5926
60 to 6421
65 to 6916
70 to 7419
75 to 797
80 and over11
Total491

Historical population

The population of Sojoton fell from 801 in 1990 to 491 in 2015, a decrease of 310 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 5.58%, or a decrease of 173 people, from the previous population of 664 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
801
764-0.88%
7750.31%
667-2.05%
664-0.16%
491-5.58%

Location

Sojoton is situated at approximately 9.8628, 123.9050, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 296.6 meters or 973.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Sojoton 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.