Maligaya, Municipality of Rosario, Province of Agusan del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceAgusan del Sur
MunicipalityRosario
Postal code8504
Population (2015)1,706
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.4030, 126.0216

Maligaya is a barangay in the municipality of Rosario, in the province of Agusan del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,706. This represented 3.65% of the total population of Rosario.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Maligaya is 5 to 9, with 226 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 140
1 to 4216
5 to 9226
10 to 14168
15 to 19126
20 to 24159
25 to 29189
30 to 34135
35 to 3995
40 to 4465
45 to 4985
50 to 5462
55 to 5959
60 to 6441
65 to 6915
70 to 7410
75 to 798
80 and over7
Total1,706

Historical population

The population of Maligaya grew from 1,452 in 1990 to 1,706 in 2015, an increase of 254 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.35%, or an increase of 271 people, from the previous population of 1,435 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,452
1,212-3.33%
1,118-1.72%
1,110-0.10%
1,4359.80%
1,7063.35%

Location

Maligaya is situated at approximately 8.4030, 126.0216, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 57.6 meters or 189.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Maligaya 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.