Candabong, Municipality of Alcantara, Province of Cebu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceCebu
MunicipalityAlcantara
Postal code6033
Population (2015)2,421
Philippine major island(s)Cebu
Coordinates9.9722, 123.4094

Candabong is a barangay in the municipality of Alcantara, in the province of Cebu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,421. This represented 15.97% of the total population of Alcantara.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Candabong is 5 to 9, with 288 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 37 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 155
1 to 4223
5 to 9288
10 to 14254
15 to 19236
20 to 24223
25 to 29194
30 to 34156
35 to 39127
40 to 44122
45 to 49120
50 to 5489
55 to 5989
60 to 6462
65 to 6964
70 to 7444
75 to 7937
80 and over38
Total2,421

Historical population

The population of Candabong grew from 1,483 in 1990 to 2,421 in 2015, an increase of 938 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.36%, or an increase of 279 people, from the previous population of 2,142 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,483
1,5210.48%
1,6341.55%
1,9812.69%
2,1422.89%
2,4212.36%

Location

Candabong is situated at approximately 9.9722, 123.4094, in the island of Cebu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 24.1 meters or 79.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Candabong 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.