Macasing, Municipality of Siayan, Province of Zamboanga del Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Norte
MunicipalitySiayan
Postal code7113
Population (2015)1,538
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.1218, 123.1875

Macasing is a barangay in the municipality of Siayan, in the province of Zamboanga del Norte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,538. This represented 4.40% of the total population of Siayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Macasing is 5 to 9, with 217 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 134
1 to 4185
5 to 9217
10 to 14206
15 to 19184
20 to 24160
25 to 29104
30 to 3486
35 to 3981
40 to 4474
45 to 4956
50 to 5449
55 to 5932
60 to 6422
65 to 6933
70 to 749
75 to 792
80 and over4
Total1,538

Historical population

The population of Macasing grew from 1,537 in 1990 to 1,538 in 2015, an increase of 1 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 4.62%, or a decrease of 434 people, from the previous population of 1,972 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,537
1,6721.59%
1,7460.93%
1,7500.03%
1,9724.44%
1,538-4.62%

Location

Macasing is situated at approximately 8.1218, 123.1875, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 220.8 meters or 724.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Macasing 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.