Capaysagan, Municipality of Motiong, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
MunicipalityMotiong
Postal code6702
Population (2015)140
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates11.9449, 125.0194

Capaysagan is a barangay in the municipality of Motiong, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 140. This represented 0.92% of the total population of Motiong.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Capaysagan is 20 to 24, with 24 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 55 to 59, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 13
1 to 413
5 to 917
10 to 1416
15 to 1915
20 to 2424
25 to 297
30 to 345
35 to 397
40 to 4413
45 to 495
50 to 546
55 to 591
60 to 643
65 to 69
70 to 743
75 to 792
80 and over
Total140

Historical population

The population of Capaysagan grew from 129 in 1990 to 140 in 2015, an increase of 11 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.39%, or a decrease of 19 people, from the previous population of 159 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
129
1715.42%
148-3.05%
146-0.19%
1593.15%
140-2.39%

Location

Capaysagan is situated at approximately 11.9449, 125.0194, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 153.0 meters or 502.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Capaysagan 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.