Mahanub, Municipality of Gigaquit, Province of Surigao del Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Norte
MunicipalityGigaquit
Postal code8409
Population (2015)2,930
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates9.5619, 125.7025

Mahanub is a barangay in the municipality of Gigaquit, in the province of Surigao del Norte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,930. This represented 14.04% of the total population of Gigaquit.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Mahanub is 5 to 9, with 346 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 29 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 158
1 to 4278
5 to 9346
10 to 14300
15 to 19268
20 to 24280
25 to 29265
30 to 34237
35 to 39190
40 to 44145
45 to 49129
50 to 54100
55 to 5993
60 to 6472
65 to 6963
70 to 7439
75 to 7929
80 and over38
Total2,930

Historical population

The population of Mahanub grew from 1,343 in 1990 to 2,930 in 2015, an increase of 1,587 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.08%, or an increase of 432 people, from the previous population of 2,498 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,343
1,5032.13%
1,7783.67%
2,0501.98%
2,4987.46%
2,9303.08%

Location

Mahanub is situated at approximately 9.5619, 125.7025, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 13.0 meters or 42.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Mahanub 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.