Capalayan, City of Surigao, Province of Surigao del Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Norte
CitySurigao City
Postal code8400
Population (2015)2,502
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates9.7547, 125.5442

Capalayan is a barangay in Surigao City, in the province of Surigao del Norte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,502. This represented 1.62% of the total population of Surigao City.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Capalayan is 10 to 14, with 338 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 139
1 to 4232
5 to 9276
10 to 14338
15 to 19283
20 to 24233
25 to 29145
30 to 34151
35 to 39124
40 to 44143
45 to 49123
50 to 54133
55 to 5990
60 to 6469
65 to 6940
70 to 7431
75 to 7934
80 and over18
Total2,502

Historical population

The population of Capalayan grew from 1,588 in 1990 to 2,502 in 2015, an increase of 914 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.47%, or an increase of 185 people, from the previous population of 2,317 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,588
1,6771.03%
2,0154.02%
2,3061.88%
2,3170.17%
2,5021.47%

Location

Capalayan is situated at approximately 9.7547, 125.5442, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.2 meters or 23.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Capalayan 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.