Gamuton, Municipality of Lanuza, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityLanuza
Postal code8314
Population (2015)1,105
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates9.2291, 126.0459

Gamuton is a barangay in the municipality of Lanuza, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,105. This represented 9.21% of the total population of Lanuza.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Gamuton is 5 to 9, with 116 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 116
1 to 4106
5 to 9116
10 to 14102
15 to 19111
20 to 2472
25 to 2975
30 to 3477
35 to 3968
40 to 4466
45 to 4953
50 to 5454
55 to 5956
60 to 6440
65 to 6938
70 to 7421
75 to 7913
80 and over21
Total1,105

Historical population

The population of Gamuton grew from 1,060 in 1990 to 1,105 in 2015, an increase of 45 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.89%, or an increase of 50 people, from the previous population of 1,055 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,060
901-3.00%
9260.59%
1,0291.47%
1,0550.91%
1,1050.89%

Location

Gamuton is situated at approximately 9.2291, 126.0459, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 11.8 meters or 38.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Gamuton 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.