Magosilom, Municipality of Cantilan, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityCantilan
Postal code8317
Population (2015)4,820
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates9.3332, 125.9714

Magosilom, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Cantilan, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,820. This represented 15.31% of the total population of Cantilan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Magosilom is 10 to 14, with 499 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 64 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 172
1 to 4379
5 to 9490
10 to 14499
15 to 19475
20 to 24405
25 to 29335
30 to 34286
35 to 39318
40 to 44306
45 to 49274
50 to 54216
55 to 59196
60 to 64182
65 to 69142
70 to 74109
75 to 7972
80 and over64
Total4,820

Historical population

The population of Magosilom grew from 4,514 in 1990 to 4,820 in 2015, an increase of 306 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.03%, or a decrease of 270 people, from the previous population of 5,090 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
4,514
4,276-1.01%
4,6992.04%
5,1511.27%
5,090-0.43%
4,820-1.03%

Location

Magosilom is situated at approximately 9.3332, 125.9714, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 11.1 meters or 36.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Magosilom 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.