Canipaan, Municipality of Palompon, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityPalompon
Postal code6538
Population (2015)1,215
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.9533, 124.4063

Canipaan is a barangay in the municipality of Palompon, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,215. This represented 2.09% of the total population of Palompon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Canipaan is 5 to 9, with 155 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 118
1 to 4111
5 to 9155
10 to 14148
15 to 19103
20 to 2488
25 to 2973
30 to 3479
35 to 3987
40 to 4453
45 to 4971
50 to 5453
55 to 5949
60 to 6430
65 to 6937
70 to 7428
75 to 7916
80 and over16
Total1,215

Historical population

The population of Canipaan grew from 741 in 1990 to 1,215 in 2015, an increase of 474 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.82%, or an increase of 165 people, from the previous population of 1,050 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
741
8863.40%
1,0403.50%
944-1.33%
1,0503.95%
1,2152.82%

Location

Canipaan is situated at approximately 10.9533, 124.4063, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.4 meters or 27.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Canipaan 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.