Cancahorao, Municipality of Baleno, Province of Masbate

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceMasbate
MunicipalityBaleno
Postal code5413
Population (2015)1,388
Philippine major island(s)Masbate
Coordinates12.3507, 123.4576

Cancahorao is a barangay in the municipality of Baleno, in the province of Masbate. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,388. This represented 5.32% of the total population of Baleno.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cancahorao is 5 to 9, with 219 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 138
1 to 4177
5 to 9219
10 to 14174
15 to 19181
20 to 24106
25 to 2982
30 to 3480
35 to 3964
40 to 4469
45 to 4943
50 to 5429
55 to 5941
60 to 6429
65 to 6922
70 to 7413
75 to 7910
80 and over11
Total1,388

Historical population

The population of Cancahorao grew from 819 in 1990 to 1,388 in 2015, an increase of 569 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.14%, or an increase of 208 people, from the previous population of 1,180 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
819
717-2.46%
8052.51%
9041.61%
1,18010.18%
1,3883.14%

Location

Cancahorao is situated at approximately 12.3507, 123.4576, in the island of Masbate. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 214.9 meters or 705.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cancahorao 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.