Canaway, Municipality of General Nakar, Province of Quezon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceQuezon
MunicipalityGeneral Nakar
Postal code4338
Population (2015)1,482
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates14.9969, 121.4389

Canaway is a barangay in the municipality of General Nakar, in the province of Quezon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,482. This represented 4.99% of the total population of General Nakar.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Canaway is 5 to 9, with 210 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 133
1 to 4169
5 to 9210
10 to 14180
15 to 19109
20 to 24134
25 to 29117
30 to 34101
35 to 3980
40 to 4463
45 to 4974
50 to 5462
55 to 5959
60 to 6453
65 to 6917
70 to 7410
75 to 798
80 and over3
Total1,482

Historical population

The population of Canaway fell from 1,508 in 1990 to 1,482 in 2015, a decrease of 26 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 3.03%, or a decrease of 260 people, from the previous population of 1,742 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,508
1,9564.99%
1,624-3.91%
1,323-2.79%
1,74210.53%
1,482-3.03%

Location

Canaway is situated at approximately 14.9969, 121.4389, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 628.1 meters or 2,060.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Canaway 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.