Masayan, Municipality of Veruela, Province of Agusan del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceAgusan del Sur
MunicipalityVeruela
Postal code8509
Population (2015)1,726
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.0683, 125.9168

Masayan is a barangay in the municipality of Veruela, in the province of Agusan del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,726. This represented 3.95% of the total population of Veruela.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Masayan is 5 to 9, with 220 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 141
1 to 4177
5 to 9220
10 to 14208
15 to 19180
20 to 24178
25 to 29144
30 to 34108
35 to 39107
40 to 4478
45 to 4972
50 to 5465
55 to 5949
60 to 6441
65 to 6929
70 to 7412
75 to 797
80 and over10
Total1,726

Historical population

The population of Masayan grew from 480 in 1990 to 1,726 in 2015, an increase of 1,246 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.65%, or an increase of 296 people, from the previous population of 1,430 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
480
99014.52%
1,0831.94%
1,2391.87%
1,4305.36%
1,7263.65%

Location

Masayan is situated at approximately 8.0683, 125.9168, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 37.4 meters or 122.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Masayan 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.