Canipaan, Municipality of Hinunangan, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalityHinunangan
Postal code6608
Population (2015)1,635
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.4173, 125.1841

Canipaan is a barangay in the municipality of Hinunangan, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,635. This represented 5.45% of the total population of Hinunangan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Canipaan is 15 to 19, with 179 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 25 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 129
1 to 4117
5 to 9155
10 to 14177
15 to 19179
20 to 24118
25 to 29118
30 to 3493
35 to 39130
40 to 44102
45 to 4998
50 to 5476
55 to 5969
60 to 6437
65 to 6937
70 to 7445
75 to 7930
80 and over25
Total1,635

Historical population

The population of Canipaan grew from 1,252 in 1990 to 1,635 in 2015, an increase of 383 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.54%, or an increase of 126 people, from the previous population of 1,509 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,252
1,189-0.96%
1,3202.27%
1,4251.06%
1,5092.11%
1,6351.54%

Location

Canipaan is situated at approximately 10.4173, 125.1841, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 6.6 meters or 21.7 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.