Kanaway, Municipality of Parang, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityParang
Postal code7408
Population (2015)2,885
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9227, 120.8934

Kanaway is a barangay in the municipality of Parang, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,885. This represented 4.64% of the total population of Parang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Kanaway is 5 to 9, with 550 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 118
1 to 4351
5 to 9550
10 to 14452
15 to 19361
20 to 24304
25 to 29229
30 to 34139
35 to 39179
40 to 44109
45 to 4989
50 to 5448
55 to 5937
60 to 6412
65 to 693
70 to 741
75 to 79
80 and over3
Total2,885

Historical population

The population of Kanaway grew from 1,013 in 1990 to 2,885 in 2015, an increase of 1,872 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.01%, or an increase of 1 people, from the previous population of 2,884 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,013
1,6359.38%
1,8122.23%
3,76910.63%
2,884-9.28%
2,8850.01%

Location

Kanaway is situated at approximately 5.9227, 120.8934, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 10.4 meters or 34.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Kanaway 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.