Alegria, Municipality of Marihatag, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityMarihatag
Postal code8306
Population (2015)774
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.8217, 126.3123

Alegria is a barangay in the municipality of Marihatag, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 774. This represented 4.18% of the total population of Marihatag.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Alegria is 10 to 14, with 90 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 120
1 to 473
5 to 988
10 to 1490
15 to 1986
20 to 2476
25 to 2954
30 to 3452
35 to 3938
40 to 4437
45 to 4945
50 to 5430
55 to 5924
60 to 6421
65 to 6917
70 to 747
75 to 7910
80 and over6
Total774

Historical population

The population of Alegria grew from 636 in 1990 to 774 in 2015, an increase of 138 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.39%, or a decrease of 16 people, from the previous population of 790 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
636
565-2.19%
6914.41%
7881.83%
7900.09%
774-0.39%

Location

Alegria is situated at approximately 8.8217, 126.3123, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 50.4 meters or 165.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Alegria 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.