Sampaguita, Municipality of Veruela, Province of Agusan del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceAgusan del Sur
MunicipalityVeruela
Postal code8509
Population (2015)5,950
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.0583, 125.9617

Sampaguita is a barangay in the municipality of Veruela, in the province of Agusan del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 5,950. This represented 13.61% of the total population of Veruela.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sampaguita is 5 to 9, with 753 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 33 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1122
1 to 4605
5 to 9753
10 to 14640
15 to 19594
20 to 24583
25 to 29496
30 to 34409
35 to 39367
40 to 44332
45 to 49233
50 to 54210
55 to 59205
60 to 64153
65 to 69100
70 to 7473
75 to 7942
80 and over33
Total5,950

Historical population

The population of Sampaguita grew from 3,142 in 1990 to 5,950 in 2015, an increase of 2,808 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.23%, or an increase of 369 people, from the previous population of 5,581 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,142
5,1809.82%
5,3940.87%
5,6980.76%
5,581-0.75%
5,9501.23%

Location

Sampaguita is situated at approximately 8.0583, 125.9617, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 29.0 meters or 95.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Sampaguita 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.