Desamparados, Municipality of Talacogon, Province of Agusan del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceAgusan del Sur
MunicipalityTalacogon
Postal code8510
Population (2015)1,361
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.4024, 125.7892

Desamparados is a barangay in the municipality of Talacogon, in the province of Agusan del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,361. This represented 3.55% of the total population of Talacogon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Desamparados is 5 to 9, with 194 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 139
1 to 4173
5 to 9194
10 to 14183
15 to 19149
20 to 2499
25 to 2982
30 to 3476
35 to 3984
40 to 4471
45 to 4976
50 to 5447
55 to 5931
60 to 6424
65 to 6912
70 to 745
75 to 7912
80 and over4
Total1,361

Historical population

The population of Desamparados grew from 715 in 1990 to 1,361 in 2015, an increase of 646 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.81%, or a decrease of 137 people, from the previous population of 1,498 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
715
8162.51%
9643.64%
1,3995.27%
1,4982.52%
1,361-1.81%

Location

Desamparados is situated at approximately 8.4024, 125.7892, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 22.3 meters or 73.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Desamparados 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.