Amontay, Municipality of Marihatag, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityMarihatag
Postal code8306
Population (2015)956
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.7891, 126.2471

Amontay is a barangay in the municipality of Marihatag, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 956. This represented 5.16% of the total population of Marihatag.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Amontay is 10 to 14, with 144 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 111
1 to 499
5 to 9140
10 to 14144
15 to 19118
20 to 2473
25 to 2955
30 to 3441
35 to 3949
40 to 4444
45 to 4946
50 to 5450
55 to 5930
60 to 6413
65 to 6919
70 to 748
75 to 7913
80 and over3
Total956

Historical population

The population of Amontay grew from 587 in 1990 to 956 in 2015, an increase of 369 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.66%, or an increase of 79 people, from the previous population of 877 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
587
6160.91%
7955.62%
8080.22%
8773.03%
9561.66%

Location

Amontay is situated at approximately 8.7891, 126.2471, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 85.1 meters or 279.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Amontay 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.