Capandan, Municipality of Cortes, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityCortes
Postal code8313
Population (2015)336
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates9.2956, 126.1676

Capandan is a barangay in the municipality of Cortes, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 336. This represented 2.11% of the total population of Cortes.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Capandan is 15 to 19, with 44 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 110
1 to 435
5 to 931
10 to 1433
15 to 1944
20 to 2433
25 to 2922
30 to 3416
35 to 3913
40 to 4423
45 to 4919
50 to 5421
55 to 5911
60 to 6410
65 to 696
70 to 744
75 to 792
80 and over3
Total336

Historical population

The population of Capandan grew from 247 in 1990 to 336 in 2015, an increase of 89 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.46%, or a decrease of 27 people, from the previous population of 363 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
247
2661.40%
3244.32%
3470.95%
3631.65%
336-1.46%

Location

Capandan is situated at approximately 9.2956, 126.1676, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 123.9 meters or 406.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Capandan 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.