Capiñahan, City of Bais, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
CityBais
Postal code6206
Population (2015)1,661
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.5751, 123.1552

Capiñahan is a barangay in the city of Bais, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,661. This represented 2.18% of the total population of Bais.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Capiñahan is 15 to 19, with 174 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 29 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 131
1 to 498
5 to 9161
10 to 14168
15 to 19174
20 to 24154
25 to 29112
30 to 3479
35 to 39113
40 to 4496
45 to 4987
50 to 5477
55 to 5980
60 to 6476
65 to 6961
70 to 7433
75 to 7929
80 and over32
Total1,661

Historical population

The population of Capiñahan grew from 1,204 in 1990 to 1,661 in 2015, an increase of 457 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.24%, or a decrease of 21 people, from the previous population of 1,682 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,204
1,3982.84%
1,5352.02%
1,5890.48%
1,6822.09%
1,661-0.24%

Location

Capiñahan is situated at approximately 9.5751, 123.1552, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 5.8 meters or 19.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Capiñahan 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.