Caponayan, Municipality of Cuyo, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityCuyo
Postal code5318
Population (2015)1,211
Coordinates10.7315, 120.9008

Caponayan is a barangay in the municipality of Cuyo, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,211. This represented 5.42% of the total population of Cuyo.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Caponayan is 10 to 14, with 168 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 122
1 to 495
5 to 9147
10 to 14168
15 to 19119
20 to 2487
25 to 2973
30 to 3472
35 to 3994
40 to 4459
45 to 4953
50 to 5451
55 to 5946
60 to 6437
65 to 6926
70 to 7425
75 to 7914
80 and over23
Total1,211

Historical population

The population of Caponayan grew from 962 in 1990 to 1,211 in 2015, an increase of 249 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.57%, or a decrease of 37 people, from the previous population of 1,248 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
962
1,0301.29%
1,023-0.15%
1,0240.01%
1,2487.47%
1,211-0.57%

Location

Caponayan is situated at approximately 10.7315, 120.9008. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 91.2 meters or 299.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Caponayan does not share a common border with any barangay.

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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.