Candawaga, Municipality of Rizal, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityRizal
Postal code5323
Population (2015)5,771
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates8.8373, 117.5402

Candawaga is a barangay in the municipality of Rizal, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 5,771. This represented 11.52% of the total population of Rizal.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Candawaga is 5 to 9, with 828 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 37 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1138
1 to 4628
5 to 9828
10 to 14701
15 to 19563
20 to 24417
25 to 29417
30 to 34403
35 to 39349
40 to 44328
45 to 49248
50 to 54223
55 to 59179
60 to 64131
65 to 6981
70 to 7453
75 to 7937
80 and over47
Total5,771

Historical population

The population of Candawaga grew from 2,622 in 1990 to 5,771 in 2015, an increase of 3,149 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.68%, or an increase of 201 people, from the previous population of 5,570 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,622
3,7707.04%
4,4253.49%
5,7103.58%
5,570-0.90%
5,7710.68%

Location

Candawaga is situated at approximately 8.8373, 117.5402, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 75.0 meters or 246.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Candawaga 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.