Mararag, Municipality of Marihatag, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityMarihatag
Postal code8306
Population (2015)2,252
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.8289, 126.2839

Mararag is a barangay in the municipality of Marihatag, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,252. This represented 12.16% of the total population of Marihatag.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Mararag is 5 to 9, with 279 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 167
1 to 4272
5 to 9279
10 to 14273
15 to 19244
20 to 24194
25 to 29174
30 to 34129
35 to 39112
40 to 44112
45 to 4993
50 to 5491
55 to 5971
60 to 6456
65 to 6931
70 to 7418
75 to 7919
80 and over17
Total2,252

Historical population

The population of Mararag grew from 1,283 in 1990 to 2,252 in 2015, an increase of 969 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.17%, or an increase of 133 people, from the previous population of 2,119 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,283
1,5613.74%
1,8914.20%
2,1201.59%
2,119-0.02%
2,2521.17%

Location

Mararag is situated at approximately 8.8289, 126.2839, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 76.0 meters or 249.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Mararag 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.