Magsaysay, Municipality of Prosperidad, Province of Agusan del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceAgusan del Sur
MunicipalityProsperidad
Postal code8500
Population (2015)2,339
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.6226, 125.9897

Magsaysay is a barangay in the municipality of Prosperidad, in the province of Agusan del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,339. This represented 2.83% of the total population of Prosperidad.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Magsaysay is 5 to 9, with 355 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 153
1 to 4292
5 to 9355
10 to 14306
15 to 19218
20 to 24182
25 to 29165
30 to 34151
35 to 39136
40 to 44114
45 to 49103
50 to 5485
55 to 5978
60 to 6443
65 to 6919
70 to 7417
75 to 7913
80 and over9
Total2,339

Historical population

The population of Magsaysay grew from 814 in 1990 to 2,339 in 2015, an increase of 1,525 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.58%, or an increase of 395 people, from the previous population of 1,944 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
814
1,0054.03%
1,64611.16%
1,8611.71%
1,9441.60%
2,3393.58%

Location

Magsaysay is situated at approximately 8.6226, 125.9897, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 58.9 meters or 193.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Magsaysay 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.