Handamayan, Municipality of Lingig, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityLingig
Postal code8312
Population (2015)502
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.0921, 126.4339

Handamayan is a barangay in the municipality of Lingig, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 502. This represented 1.59% of the total population of Lingig.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Handamayan is 10 to 14, with 59 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 18
1 to 456
5 to 954
10 to 1459
15 to 1954
20 to 2445
25 to 2932
30 to 3443
35 to 3920
40 to 4432
45 to 4927
50 to 5420
55 to 5913
60 to 6412
65 to 6913
70 to 746
75 to 794
80 and over4
Total502

Historical population

The population of Handamayan grew from 368 in 1990 to 502 in 2015, an increase of 134 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.28%, or an increase of 56 people, from the previous population of 446 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
368
3931.24%
347-2.63%
4222.74%
4462.03%
5022.28%

Location

Handamayan is situated at approximately 8.0921, 126.4339, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 51.8 meters or 169.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Handamayan 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.