Dakit, Municipality of Sogod, Province of Cebu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceCebu
MunicipalitySogod
Postal code6007
Population (2015)840
Philippine major island(s)Cebu
Coordinates10.7894, 123.9853

Dakit is a barangay in the municipality of Sogod, in the province of Cebu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 840. This represented 2.39% of the total population of Sogod.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Dakit is 5 to 9, with 106 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 121
1 to 491
5 to 9106
10 to 14101
15 to 1959
20 to 2469
25 to 2951
30 to 3447
35 to 3944
40 to 4438
45 to 4946
50 to 5443
55 to 5933
60 to 6441
65 to 6920
70 to 746
75 to 7910
80 and over14
Total840

Historical population

The population of Dakit grew from 541 in 1990 to 840 in 2015, an increase of 299 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 4.26%, or a decrease of 216 people, from the previous population of 1,056 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
541
7907.35%
8912.61%
1,0842.74%
1,056-0.95%
840-4.26%

Location

Dakit is situated at approximately 10.7894, 123.9853, in the island of Cebu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 217.2 meters or 712.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Dakit 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.