Mahayahay Upper, Municipality of Maluso, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
MunicipalityMaluso
Postal code7303
Population (2015)1,252
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.5308, 121.9106

Mahayahay Upper, formerly Zone II, is a barangay in the municipality of Maluso, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,252. This represented 3.08% 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 Upper is 5 to 9, with 186 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 141
1 to 4165
5 to 9186
10 to 14168
15 to 19150
20 to 24112
25 to 2996
30 to 3464
35 to 3960
40 to 4459
45 to 4953
50 to 5439
55 to 5922
60 to 6422
65 to 697
70 to 747
75 to 791
80 and over
Total1,252

Historical population

The population of Mahayahay Upper grew from 289 in 1990 to 1,252 in 2015, an increase of 963 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.28%, or an increase of 140 people, from the previous population of 1,112 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
289
4187.16%
74713.26%
1,72212.21%
1,112-14.72%
1,2522.28%

Location

Mahayahay Upper is situated at approximately 6.5308, 121.9106, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 59.6 meters or 195.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Mahayahay Upper 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.