Canahay, Municipality of Surallah, Province of South Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceSouth Cotabato
MunicipalitySurallah
Postal code9512
Population (2015)2,847
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.2466, 124.7466

Canahay, formerly Godwino, is a barangay in the municipality of Surallah, in the province of South Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,847. This represented 3.37% of the total population of Surallah.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Canahay is 5 to 9, with 346 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 16 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 173
1 to 4300
5 to 9346
10 to 14295
15 to 19263
20 to 24285
25 to 29237
30 to 34194
35 to 39175
40 to 44159
45 to 49132
50 to 54119
55 to 5988
60 to 6480
65 to 6944
70 to 7425
75 to 7916
80 and over16
Total2,847

Historical population

The population of Canahay grew from 1,815 in 1990 to 2,847 in 2015, an increase of 1,032 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.80%, or an increase of 255 people, from the previous population of 2,592 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,815
2,4605.86%
2,343-1.04%
2,4280.49%
2,5922.41%
2,8471.80%

Location

Canahay is situated at approximately 6.2466, 124.7466, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 586.7 meters or 1,924.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Canahay 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.