Tapon, Municipality of Ubay, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
MunicipalityUbay
Postal code6315
Population (2015)2,828
Philippine major island(s)Bohol
Coordinates10.0614, 124.4577

Tapon is a barangay in the municipality of Ubay, in the province of Bohol. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,828. This represented 3.84% of the total population of Ubay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tapon is 10 to 14, with 370 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 175
1 to 4331
5 to 9349
10 to 14370
15 to 19266
20 to 24227
25 to 29220
30 to 34194
35 to 39163
40 to 44135
45 to 49127
50 to 54127
55 to 5989
60 to 6462
65 to 6956
70 to 7411
75 to 7913
80 and over13
Total2,828

Historical population

The population of Tapon grew from 1,705 in 1990 to 2,828 in 2015, an increase of 1,123 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.52%, or an increase of 347 people, from the previous population of 2,481 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,705
1,686-0.21%
1,9553.22%
2,5143.53%
2,481-0.48%
2,8282.52%

Location

Tapon is situated at approximately 10.0614, 124.4577, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 6.4 meters or 21.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tapon 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.