Maligaya, Municipality of Hinatuan, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityHinatuan
Postal code8310
Population (2015)538
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.4366, 126.2933

Maligaya is a barangay in the municipality of Hinatuan, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 538. This represented 1.35% of the total population of Hinatuan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age groups with the highest population in Maligaya are in the ranges 1 to 4, and 10 to 14, with 58 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 458
5 to 956
10 to 1458
15 to 1946
20 to 2443
25 to 2954
30 to 3440
35 to 3927
40 to 4421
45 to 4928
50 to 5430
55 to 5933
60 to 6412
65 to 698
70 to 743
75 to 795
80 and over4
Total538

Historical population

The population of Maligaya fell from 735 in 1990 to 538 in 2015, a decrease of 197 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.91%, or an increase of 25 people, from the previous population of 513 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
735
671-1.69%
653-0.58%
531-2.81%
513-1.25%
5380.91%

Location

Maligaya is situated at approximately 8.4366, 126.2933, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 60.6 meters or 198.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Maligaya 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.