Ganatan, Municipality of Arakan, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityArakan
Postal code9417
Population (2015)2,499
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.2297, 125.1805

Ganatan is a barangay in the municipality of Arakan, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,499. This represented 5.18% of the total population of Arakan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Ganatan is 5 to 9, with 404 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 167
1 to 4252
5 to 9404
10 to 14367
15 to 19322
20 to 24185
25 to 29162
30 to 34163
35 to 39138
40 to 44116
45 to 4995
50 to 5471
55 to 5950
60 to 6442
65 to 6921
70 to 7423
75 to 798
80 and over13
Total2,499

Historical population

The population of Ganatan grew from 669 in 1990 to 2,499 in 2015, an increase of 1,830 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.23%, or an increase of 156 people, from the previous population of 2,343 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
669
7863.07%
1,39413.07%
1,9524.75%
2,3436.87%
2,4991.23%

Location

Ganatan is situated at approximately 7.2297, 125.1805, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,080.9 meters or 3,546.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Ganatan 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.