Cangharay, Municipality of Jimalalud, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityJimalalud
Postal code6212
Population (2015)1,259
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.9965, 123.1472

Cangharay is a barangay in the municipality of Jimalalud, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,259. This represented 4.07% of the total population of Jimalalud.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cangharay is 15 to 19, with 146 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 129
1 to 4102
5 to 9139
10 to 14145
15 to 19146
20 to 24114
25 to 2986
30 to 3475
35 to 3973
40 to 4472
45 to 4965
50 to 5460
55 to 5949
60 to 6431
65 to 6925
70 to 7419
75 to 7915
80 and over14
Total1,259

Historical population

The population of Cangharay grew from 970 in 1990 to 1,259 in 2015, an increase of 289 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.83%, or a decrease of 128 people, from the previous population of 1,387 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
970
1,0030.63%
983-0.43%
959-0.34%
1,38714.38%
1,259-1.83%

Location

Cangharay is situated at approximately 9.9965, 123.1472, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 733.1 meters or 2,405.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cangharay 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.