Mahayahay, Municipality of Lingig, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityLingig
Postal code8312
Population (2015)2,016
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.1046, 126.3824

Mahayahay is a barangay in the municipality of Lingig, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,016. This represented 6.40% of the total population of Lingig.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Mahayahay is 5 to 9, with 252 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 160
1 to 4223
5 to 9252
10 to 14214
15 to 19186
20 to 24170
25 to 29152
30 to 34128
35 to 39117
40 to 4492
45 to 4967
50 to 54111
55 to 5984
60 to 6466
65 to 6941
70 to 7425
75 to 7914
80 and over14
Total2,016

Historical population

The population of Mahayahay grew from 653 in 1990 to 2,016 in 2015, an increase of 1,363 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.33%, or an increase of 135 people, from the previous population of 1,881 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
653
9236.70%
875-1.14%
1,3686.36%
1,88112.29%
2,0161.33%

Location

Mahayahay is situated at approximately 8.1046, 126.3824, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 178.3 meters or 585.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Mahayahay 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.