Cancavan, Municipality of Carmen, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityCarmen
Postal code8315
Population (2015)451
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates9.1628, 125.9275

Cancavan is a barangay in the municipality of Carmen, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 451. This represented 4.36% of the total population of Carmen.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cancavan is 10 to 14, with 52 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 17
1 to 427
5 to 945
10 to 1452
15 to 1941
20 to 2440
25 to 2933
30 to 3429
35 to 3919
40 to 4421
45 to 4933
50 to 5430
55 to 5911
60 to 6411
65 to 6914
70 to 7416
75 to 7910
80 and over12
Total451

Historical population

The population of Cancavan grew from 418 in 1990 to 451 in 2015, an increase of 33 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.90%, or a decrease of 22 people, from the previous population of 473 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
418
395-1.05%
4020.38%
4180.54%
4734.60%
451-0.90%

Location

Cancavan is situated at approximately 9.1628, 125.9275, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 397.4 meters or 1,303.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cancavan 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.