Katacgahan, City of Bais, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
CityBais
Postal code6206
Population (2015)1,390
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.6204, 123.0821

Katacgahan, formerly Tacgahan, is a barangay in the city of Bais, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,390. This represented 1.82% of the total population of Bais.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Katacgahan is 5 to 9, with 152 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 121
1 to 4104
5 to 9152
10 to 14131
15 to 19123
20 to 24125
25 to 29122
30 to 34112
35 to 39107
40 to 44107
45 to 4961
50 to 5445
55 to 5958
60 to 6449
65 to 6937
70 to 7415
75 to 799
80 and over12
Total1,390

Historical population

The population of Katacgahan grew from 500 in 1990 to 1,390 in 2015, an increase of 890 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.89%, or an increase of 361 people, from the previous population of 1,029 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
500
400-4.09%
5125.44%
6002.21%
1,02921.69%
1,3905.89%

Location

Katacgahan is situated at approximately 9.6204, 123.0821, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 118.3 meters or 388.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Katacgahan 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.