Magsaysay, Municipality of Viga, Province of Catanduanes

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceCatanduanes
MunicipalityViga
Postal code4805
Population (2015)612
Philippine major island(s)Catanduanes
Coordinates13.8720, 124.3430

Magsaysay is a barangay in the municipality of Viga, in the province of Catanduanes. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 612. This represented 2.83% of the total population of Viga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Magsaysay is 10 to 14, with 88 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 116
1 to 472
5 to 974
10 to 1488
15 to 1973
20 to 2442
25 to 2939
30 to 3435
35 to 3929
40 to 4421
45 to 4932
50 to 5415
55 to 5922
60 to 6411
65 to 6913
70 to 7418
75 to 795
80 and over7
Total612

Historical population

The population of Magsaysay grew from 346 in 1990 to 612 in 2015, an increase of 266 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.50%, or an increase of 46 people, from the previous population of 566 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
346
4484.96%
4500.10%
5292.26%
5662.49%
6121.50%

Location

Magsaysay is situated at approximately 13.8720, 124.3430, in the island of Catanduanes. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 32.6 meters or 107.0 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.