Mahayahay Lower, Municipality of Maluso, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
MunicipalityMaluso
Postal code7303
Population (2015)595
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.5430, 121.9044

Mahayahay Lower, formerly Zone I, is a barangay in the municipality of Maluso, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 595. This represented 1.46% of the total population of Maluso.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Mahayahay Lower is 5 to 9, with 109 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 55 to 59, 65 to 69, and 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 116
1 to 470
5 to 9109
10 to 1470
15 to 1983
20 to 2460
25 to 2937
30 to 3440
35 to 3931
40 to 4423
45 to 4923
50 to 5417
55 to 592
60 to 645
65 to 692
70 to 745
75 to 792
80 and over
Total595

Historical population

The population of Mahayahay Lower grew from 374 in 1990 to 595 in 2015, an increase of 221 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.26%, or a decrease of 76 people, from the previous population of 671 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
374
76814.43%
703-1.88%
9774.64%
671-12.78%
595-2.26%

Location

Mahayahay Lower is situated at approximately 6.5430, 121.9044, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 46.1 meters or 151.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Mahayahay Lower 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.