Maitum, City of Tandag, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
CityTandag
Postal code8300
Population (2015)1,829
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates9.0567, 126.1180

Maitum is a barangay in the city of Tandag, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,829. This represented 3.24% of the total population of Tandag.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Maitum is 5 to 9, with 247 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 148
1 to 4228
5 to 9247
10 to 14237
15 to 19211
20 to 24149
25 to 29139
30 to 34112
35 to 3997
40 to 4489
45 to 4979
50 to 5457
55 to 5946
60 to 6444
65 to 6921
70 to 746
75 to 7914
80 and over5
Total1,829

Historical population

The population of Maitum grew from 817 in 1990 to 1,829 in 2015, an increase of 1,012 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.23%, or an increase of 281 people, from the previous population of 1,548 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
817
770-1.10%
1,32012.25%
1,5272.03%
1,5480.50%
1,8293.23%

Location

Maitum is situated at approximately 9.0567, 126.1180, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 71.9 meters or 235.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Maitum 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.