Cangmuya, Municipality of Palompon, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityPalompon
Postal code6538
Population (2015)610
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.9971, 124.4265

Cangmuya is a barangay in the municipality of Palompon, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 610. This represented 1.05% of the total population of Palompon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cangmuya is 5 to 9, with 64 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 110
1 to 446
5 to 964
10 to 1453
15 to 1952
20 to 2455
25 to 2945
30 to 3436
35 to 3937
40 to 4442
45 to 4931
50 to 5431
55 to 5934
60 to 6421
65 to 6923
70 to 749
75 to 7911
80 and over10
Total610

Historical population

The population of Cangmuya grew from 545 in 1990 to 610 in 2015, an increase of 65 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.40%, or a decrease of 13 people, from the previous population of 623 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
545
6413.09%
6460.17%
7031.17%
623-4.30%
610-0.40%

Location

Cangmuya is situated at approximately 10.9971, 124.4265, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 40.0 meters or 131.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cangmuya 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.