Payasan, Municipality of Lianga, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityLianga
Postal code8307
Population (2015)1,991
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.6121, 126.0344

Payasan is a barangay in the municipality of Lianga, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,991. This represented 6.75% of the total population of Lianga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Payasan is 5 to 9, with 281 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 156
1 to 4231
5 to 9281
10 to 14233
15 to 19215
20 to 24147
25 to 29140
30 to 34115
35 to 39111
40 to 44102
45 to 4992
50 to 5478
55 to 5958
60 to 6444
65 to 6937
70 to 7419
75 to 7922
80 and over10
Total1,991

Historical population

The population of Payasan grew from 1,648 in 1990 to 1,991 in 2015, an increase of 343 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.11%, or an increase of 11 people, from the previous population of 1,980 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,648
1,574-0.86%
1,6731.32%
1,6860.11%
1,9806.03%
1,9910.11%

Location

Payasan is situated at approximately 8.6121, 126.0344, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 277.6 meters or 910.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Payasan 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.