Magsaysay, Municipality of Veruela, Province of Agusan del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceAgusan del Sur
MunicipalityVeruela
Postal code8509
Population (2015)1,628
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.0540, 125.9277

Magsaysay is a barangay in the municipality of Veruela, in the province of Agusan del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,628. This represented 3.72% of the total population of Veruela.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Magsaysay is 5 to 9, with 224 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 134
1 to 4169
5 to 9224
10 to 14171
15 to 19142
20 to 24142
25 to 29168
30 to 34118
35 to 39105
40 to 4493
45 to 4977
50 to 5445
55 to 5949
60 to 6439
65 to 6918
70 to 7415
75 to 7911
80 and over8
Total1,628

Historical population

The population of Magsaysay grew from 673 in 1990 to 1,628 in 2015, an increase of 955 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.78%, or an increase of 65 people, from the previous population of 1,563 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
673
1,36714.20%
1,333-0.54%
1,3350.02%
1,5635.91%
1,6280.78%

Location

Magsaysay is situated at approximately 8.0540, 125.9277, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 29.5 meters or 96.8 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.