Macalang, Municipality of Buenavista, Province of Agusan del Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceAgusan del Norte
MunicipalityBuenavista
Postal code8601
Population (2015)2,037
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.9158, 125.3838

Macalang is a barangay in the municipality of Buenavista, in the province of Agusan del Norte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,037. This represented 3.31% of the total population of Buenavista.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Macalang is 5 to 9, with 223 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 141
1 to 4198
5 to 9223
10 to 14219
15 to 19211
20 to 24189
25 to 29146
30 to 34132
35 to 39133
40 to 44109
45 to 49101
50 to 5491
55 to 5984
60 to 6458
65 to 6940
70 to 7430
75 to 7921
80 and over11
Total2,037

Historical population

The population of Macalang grew from 1,383 in 1990 to 2,037 in 2015, an increase of 654 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.18%, or an increase of 309 people, from the previous population of 1,728 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,383
1,4530.93%
1,5781.79%
1,571-0.06%
1,7283.53%
2,0373.18%

Location

Macalang is situated at approximately 8.9158, 125.3838, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 128.8 meters or 422.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Macalang 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.