Upper Caynaga, Municipality of Lope de Vega, Province of Northern Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceNorthern Samar
MunicipalityLope de Vega
Postal code6403
Population (2015)589
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.2992, 124.6493

Upper Caynaga is a barangay in the municipality of Lope de Vega, in the province of Northern Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 589. This represented 4.01% of the total population of Lope de Vega.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Upper Caynaga is 1 to 4, with 80 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 19
1 to 480
5 to 962
10 to 1464
15 to 1977
20 to 2457
25 to 2946
30 to 3431
35 to 3933
40 to 4443
45 to 4918
50 to 5419
55 to 5928
60 to 643
65 to 699
70 to 743
75 to 796
80 and over1
Total589

Historical population

The population of Upper Caynaga grew from 127 in 1990 to 589 in 2015, an increase of 462 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 22.48%, or an increase of 386 people, from the previous population of 203 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
127
2018.98%
2060.53%
2190.85%
203-2.72%
58922.48%

Location

Upper Caynaga is situated at approximately 12.2992, 124.6493, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 134.3 meters or 440.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Upper Caynaga 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.