Amaga, Municipality of Barobo, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityBarobo
Postal code8309
Population (2015)2,783
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.5419, 126.0790

Amaga is a barangay in the municipality of Barobo, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,783. This represented 5.60% of the total population of Barobo.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Amaga is 5 to 9, with 380 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 173
1 to 4287
5 to 9380
10 to 14343
15 to 19246
20 to 24243
25 to 29219
30 to 34162
35 to 39138
40 to 44146
45 to 49142
50 to 54135
55 to 5988
60 to 6466
65 to 6940
70 to 7432
75 to 7934
80 and over9
Total2,783

Historical population

The population of Amaga grew from 2,579 in 1990 to 2,783 in 2015, an increase of 204 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.46%, or an increase of 455 people, from the previous population of 2,328 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,579
2,128-3.54%
2,089-0.40%
1,927-1.11%
2,3287.12%
2,7833.46%

Location

Amaga is situated at approximately 8.5419, 126.0790, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 113.7 meters or 373.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Amaga 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.