Magasang, Municipality of Cantilan, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityCantilan
Postal code8317
Population (2015)1,322
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates9.3386, 125.9546

Magasang is a barangay in the municipality of Cantilan, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,322. This represented 4.20% of the total population of Cantilan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Magasang is 5 to 9, with 155 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 19 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 122
1 to 4117
5 to 9155
10 to 14146
15 to 19121
20 to 24108
25 to 2989
30 to 3475
35 to 3962
40 to 4478
45 to 4982
50 to 5457
55 to 5952
60 to 6448
65 to 6932
70 to 7438
75 to 7921
80 and over19
Total1,322

Historical population

The population of Magasang grew from 924 in 1990 to 1,322 in 2015, an increase of 398 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.75%, or an increase of 115 people, from the previous population of 1,207 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
924
884-0.83%
9631.85%
1,1372.32%
1,2072.20%
1,3221.75%

Location

Magasang is situated at approximately 9.3386, 125.9546, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.4 meters or 24.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Magasang 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.