Caticugan, Municipality of Siaton, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalitySiaton
Postal code6219
Population (2020)2,767
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.0741, 123.0183 (9° 4' North, 123° 1' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level35.8 meters (117.5 feet)

Caticugan is a barangay in the municipality of Siaton, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 2,767. This represented 3.33% of the total population of Siaton.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Caticugan in the 2015 Census was 2,473 broken down into 596 households or an average of 4.15 members per household.

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Number of households in Caticugan (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
2,1654325.01
2,4695014.93
2,3014565.05
2,0584884.22
2,4475834.20
2,4735964.15

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Caticugan is 5 to 9, with 277 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 29 individuals.

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Population of Caticugan by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 1401.62%
1 to 42018.13%
5 to 927711.20%
10 to 1427010.92%
15 to 192459.91%
20 to 242048.25%
25 to 291827.36%
30 to 341506.07%
35 to 391435.78%
40 to 441435.78%
45 to 491275.14%
50 to 541315.30%
55 to 59953.84%
60 to 64883.56%
65 to 69612.47%
70 to 74431.74%
75 to 79441.78%
80 and over291.17%
Total2,473100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 52.25
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 11.74
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 63.99
  • Median Age: 24.99

Historical population

The population of Caticugan grew from 2,165 in 1990 to 2,767 in 2020, an increase of 602 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a positive growth rate of 2.39%, or an increase of 294 people, from the previous population of 2,473 in 2015.

Population of Caticugan (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,165
2,4692.49%
2,301-1.50%
2,058-1.53%
2,4476.50%
2,4730.20%
2,7672.39%

Location

Caticugan is situated at approximately 9.0741, 123.0183, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 35.8 meters or 117.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Caticugan shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

Notes

  1. Data on population, and households, are from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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