Malassa, Municipality of Bongao, Province of Tawi-Tawi

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceTawi-Tawi
MunicipalityBongao
Postal code7500
Population (2015)1,118
Coordinates5.0636, 119.8080

Malassa is a barangay in the municipality of Bongao, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,118. This represented 1.11% of the total population of Bongao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Malassa is 10 to 14, with 184 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 65 to 69, and 70 to 74, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 126
1 to 4178
5 to 9165
10 to 14184
15 to 1990
20 to 2444
25 to 2978
30 to 34100
35 to 39100
40 to 4440
45 to 4941
50 to 5441
55 to 5922
60 to 645
65 to 692
70 to 742
75 to 79
80 and over
Total1,118

Historical population

The population of Malassa grew from 552 in 1990 to 1,118 in 2015, an increase of 566 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.29%, or an increase of 73 people, from the previous population of 1,045 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
552
6783.93%
632-1.50%
1,0427.14%
1,0450.10%
1,1181.29%

Location

Malassa is situated at approximately 5.0636, 119.8080. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 39.5 meters or 129.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Malassa 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.