Can‑abay, Municipality of Basey, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
MunicipalityBasey
Postal code6720
Population (2015)2,257
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates11.2861, 125.0218

Can‑abay is a barangay in the municipality of Basey, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,257. This represented 4.07% of the total population of Basey.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Can-abay is 5 to 9, with 278 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 162
1 to 4248
5 to 9278
10 to 14277
15 to 19257
20 to 24205
25 to 29169
30 to 34145
35 to 39136
40 to 44125
45 to 4995
50 to 5480
55 to 5954
60 to 6425
65 to 6950
70 to 7431
75 to 799
80 and over11
Total2,257

Historical population

The population of Can-abay grew from 795 in 1990 to 2,257 in 2015, an increase of 1,462 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.03%, or an increase of 423 people, from the previous population of 1,834 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
795
9553.49%
1,3688.01%
1,7263.26%
1,8342.23%
2,2574.03%

Location

Can‑abay is situated at approximately 11.2861, 125.0218, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.7 meters or 25.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Can‑abay 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.