Maligaya, City of Lamitan, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
CityLamitan
Postal code7302
Population (2015)2,676
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.6578, 122.1397

Maligaya is a barangay in the city of Lamitan, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,676. This represented 3.58% of the total population of Lamitan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Maligaya is 10 to 14, with 320 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 154
1 to 4211
5 to 9318
10 to 14320
15 to 19318
20 to 24231
25 to 29220
30 to 34166
35 to 39180
40 to 44132
45 to 49128
50 to 54123
55 to 5985
60 to 6485
65 to 6944
70 to 7434
75 to 7915
80 and over12
Total2,676

Historical population

The population of Maligaya grew from 1,771 in 1990 to 2,676 in 2015, an increase of 905 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.82%, or an increase of 112 people, from the previous population of 2,564 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,771
1,765-0.06%
1,7770.15%
2,4674.63%
2,5641.41%
2,6760.82%

Location

Maligaya is situated at approximately 6.6578, 122.1397, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.9 meters or 29.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Maligaya 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.