Canocotan, City of Tagum, Province of Davao del Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionDavao Region (Region XI)
ProvinceDavao del Norte
CityTagum
Postal code8100
Population (2015)8,136
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.4037, 125.7772

Canocotan is a barangay in the city of Tagum, in the province of Davao del Norte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 8,136. This represented 3.14% of the total population of Tagum.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age groups with the highest population in Canocotan are in the ranges 5 to 9, and 10 to 14, with 808 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 40 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1190
1 to 4680
5 to 9808
10 to 14808
15 to 19730
20 to 24763
25 to 29684
30 to 34654
35 to 39626
40 to 44580
45 to 49431
50 to 54353
55 to 59262
60 to 64248
65 to 69130
70 to 7497
75 to 7952
80 and over40
Total8,136

Historical population

The population of Canocotan grew from 2,892 in 1990 to 8,136 in 2015, an increase of 5,244 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.26%, or an increase of 1,921 people, from the previous population of 6,215 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,892
2,868-0.16%
3,9567.14%
5,1763.78%
6,2156.89%
8,1365.26%

Location

Canocotan is situated at approximately 7.4037, 125.7772, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 20.1 meters or 65.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Canocotan 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.