Caniangan, Municipality of Ramon Magsaysay, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityRamon Magsaysay
Postal code7024
Population (2015)731
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.0004, 123.5039

Caniangan is a barangay in the municipality of Ramon Magsaysay, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 731. This represented 2.75% of the total population of Ramon Magsaysay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Caniangan is 5 to 9, with 93 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 114
1 to 460
5 to 993
10 to 1471
15 to 1973
20 to 2460
25 to 2951
30 to 3459
35 to 3933
40 to 4436
45 to 4935
50 to 5431
55 to 5935
60 to 6432
65 to 6923
70 to 7411
75 to 798
80 and over6
Total731

Historical population

The population of Caniangan grew from 572 in 1990 to 731 in 2015, an increase of 159 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.70%, or an increase of 62 people, from the previous population of 669 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
572
5930.68%
6010.29%
6461.00%
6691.28%
7311.70%

Location

Caniangan is situated at approximately 8.0004, 123.5039, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 210.2 meters or 689.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Caniangan 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.