Magsaysay, Municipality of Dumaran, Province of Palawan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvincePalawan
MunicipalityDumaran
Postal code5310
Population (2015)1,644
Philippine major island(s)Palawan
Coordinates10.5241, 119.6004

Magsaysay is a barangay in the municipality of Dumaran, in the province of Palawan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,644. This represented 6.93% of the total population of Dumaran.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Magsaysay is 5 to 9, with 215 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 139
1 to 4181
5 to 9215
10 to 14206
15 to 19183
20 to 24159
25 to 29126
30 to 34107
35 to 3999
40 to 4475
45 to 4976
50 to 5460
55 to 5940
60 to 6431
65 to 6920
70 to 7416
75 to 797
80 and over4
Total1,644

Historical population

The population of Magsaysay grew from 711 in 1990 to 1,644 in 2015, an increase of 933 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.66%, or an increase of 212 people, from the previous population of 1,432 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
711
660-1.38%
1,0219.81%
1,3503.93%
1,4322.17%
1,6442.66%

Location

Magsaysay is situated at approximately 10.5241, 119.6004, in the island of Palawan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 32.5 meters or 106.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Magsaysay 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.