Kanaway, Municipality of Tapul, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityTapul
Postal code7410
Population (2015)751
Philippine major island(s)Tapul
Coordinates5.7130, 120.9082

Kanaway is a barangay in the municipality of Tapul, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 751. This represented 4.13% of the total population of Tapul.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Kanaway is 10 to 14, with 162 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11
1 to 48
5 to 9102
10 to 14162
15 to 19129
20 to 2465
25 to 2943
30 to 3446
35 to 3962
40 to 4459
45 to 4938
50 to 5422
55 to 592
60 to 645
65 to 697
70 to 74
75 to 79
80 and over
Total751

Historical population

The population of Kanaway grew from 455 in 1990 to 751 in 2015, an increase of 296 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.08%, or an increase of 3 people, from the previous population of 748 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
455
5583.90%
6071.82%
7813.54%
748-1.56%
7510.08%

Location

Kanaway is situated at approximately 5.7130, 120.9082, in the island of Tapul. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 124.4 meters or 408.1 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.