Macanaya, Municipality of Aparri, Province of Cagayan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCagayan Valley (Region II)
ProvinceCagayan
MunicipalityAparri
Postal code3515
Population (2015)5,561
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates18.3442, 121.6451

Macanaya, formerly Pescaria, is a barangay in the municipality of Aparri, in the province of Cagayan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 5,561. This represented 8.47% of the total population of Aparri.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Macanaya is 5 to 9, with 582 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 61 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 198
1 to 4422
5 to 9582
10 to 14574
15 to 19575
20 to 24477
25 to 29392
30 to 34390
35 to 39353
40 to 44345
45 to 49285
50 to 54264
55 to 59245
60 to 64195
65 to 69148
70 to 7488
75 to 7961
80 and over67
Total5,561

Historical population

The population of Macanaya grew from 3,091 in 1990 to 5,561 in 2015, an increase of 2,470 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.58%, or an increase of 440 people, from the previous population of 5,121 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,091
3,8023.95%
4,4843.60%
5,0381.62%
5,1210.60%
5,5611.58%

Location

Macanaya is situated at approximately 18.3442, 121.6451, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.6 meters or 15.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Macanaya 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.