Upper Caningag, Municipality of Magsaysay, Province of Lanao del Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceLanao del Norte
MunicipalityMagsaysay
Postal code9221
Population (2015)277
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.0574, 123.9188

Upper Caningag, formerly Taguitingan, is a barangay in the municipality of Magsaysay, in the province of Lanao del Norte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 277. This represented 1.46% of the total population of Magsaysay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Upper Caningag is 10 to 14, with 30 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 12
1 to 421
5 to 928
10 to 1430
15 to 1926
20 to 2427
25 to 2923
30 to 3424
35 to 3924
40 to 4417
45 to 4921
50 to 5410
55 to 599
60 to 647
65 to 694
70 to 742
75 to 791
80 and over1
Total277

Historical population

The population of Upper Caningag grew from 135 in 1990 to 277 in 2015, an increase of 142 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.80%, or an increase of 71 people, from the previous population of 206 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
135
1785.32%
141-4.87%
1944.50%
2062.21%
2775.80%

Location

Upper Caningag is situated at approximately 8.0574, 123.9188, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 209.9 meters or 688.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Upper Caningag 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.