Caigangan, Municipality of Santa Catalina, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalitySanta Catalina
Postal code6220
Population (2015)1,569
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.3861, 122.9496

Caigangan is a barangay in the municipality of Santa Catalina, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,569. This represented 2.07% of the total population of Santa Catalina.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Caigangan is 10 to 14, with 206 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 142
1 to 4162
5 to 9172
10 to 14206
15 to 19156
20 to 24113
25 to 29103
30 to 3489
35 to 3981
40 to 4490
45 to 4983
50 to 5484
55 to 5955
60 to 6459
65 to 6927
70 to 7424
75 to 7915
80 and over8
Total1,569

Historical population

The population of Caigangan grew from 991 in 1990 to 1,569 in 2015, an increase of 578 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.39%, or an increase of 183 people, from the previous population of 1,386 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
991
1,0070.30%
1,3586.62%
1,5531.87%
1,386-4.06%
1,5692.39%

Location

Caigangan is situated at approximately 9.3861, 122.9496, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 215.6 meters or 707.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Caigangan 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.