Canaan, Municipality of Antipas, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityAntipas
Postal code9414
Population (2015)719
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.2785, 125.0310

Canaan is a barangay in the municipality of Antipas, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 719. This represented 2.84% of the total population of Antipas.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Canaan is 5 to 9, with 93 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 469
5 to 993
10 to 1466
15 to 1964
20 to 2453
25 to 2948
30 to 3458
35 to 3963
40 to 4443
45 to 4941
50 to 5431
55 to 5921
60 to 6413
65 to 6913
70 to 7414
75 to 7910
80 and over7
Total719

Historical population

The population of Canaan grew from 627 in 1990 to 719 in 2015, an increase of 92 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 3.05%, or a decrease of 127 people, from the previous population of 846 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
627
6631.05%
638-0.82%
7512.27%
8464.43%
719-3.05%

Location

Canaan is situated at approximately 7.2785, 125.0310, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 269.2 meters or 883.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Canaan 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.