Can‑abong, City of Borongan, Province of Eastern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceEastern Samar
CityBorongan
Postal code6800
Population (2015)1,880
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates11.5750, 125.4327

Can‑abong is a barangay in the city of Borongan, in the province of Eastern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,880. This represented 2.71% of the total population of Borongan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Can-abong is 10 to 14, with 219 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 153
1 to 4154
5 to 9197
10 to 14219
15 to 19208
20 to 24186
25 to 29158
30 to 34119
35 to 3997
40 to 44107
45 to 4999
50 to 5473
55 to 5973
60 to 6440
65 to 6936
70 to 7426
75 to 7917
80 and over18
Total1,880

Historical population

The population of Can-abong grew from 920 in 1990 to 1,880 in 2015, an increase of 960 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.03%, or an increase of 188 people, from the previous population of 1,692 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
920
1,1033.46%
1,2462.65%
1,4652.26%
1,6925.38%
1,8802.03%

Location

Can‑abong is situated at approximately 11.5750, 125.4327, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 77.6 meters or 254.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Can‑abong 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.