Taytagan, Municipality of Bontoc, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalityBontoc
Postal code6604
Population (2015)583
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.3634, 124.9471

Taytagan is a barangay in the municipality of Bontoc, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 583. This represented 2.02% of the total population of Bontoc.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Taytagan is 15 to 19, with 66 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 113
1 to 444
5 to 964
10 to 1449
15 to 1966
20 to 2446
25 to 2954
30 to 3439
35 to 3943
40 to 4427
45 to 4932
50 to 5425
55 to 5920
60 to 6419
65 to 6916
70 to 749
75 to 799
80 and over8
Total583

Historical population

The population of Taytagan grew from 504 in 1990 to 583 in 2015, an increase of 79 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.19%, or an increase of 35 people, from the previous population of 548 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
504
399-4.28%
4653.34%
5241.66%
5481.64%
5831.19%

Location

Taytagan is situated at approximately 10.3634, 124.9471, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 92.4 meters or 303.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Taytagan 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.