Mahayahay, Municipality of Aurora, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityAurora
Postal code7020
Population (2015)764
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.9684, 123.5875

Mahayahay is a barangay in the municipality of Aurora, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 764. This represented 1.51% of the total population of Aurora.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Mahayahay is 10 to 14, with 94 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 116
1 to 469
5 to 986
10 to 1494
15 to 1976
20 to 2450
25 to 2954
30 to 3441
35 to 3942
40 to 4435
45 to 4941
50 to 5424
55 to 5938
60 to 6434
65 to 6926
70 to 7415
75 to 7913
80 and over10
Total764

Historical population

The population of Mahayahay grew from 691 in 1990 to 764 in 2015, an increase of 73 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.08%, or a decrease of 89 people, from the previous population of 853 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
691
6980.19%
7782.35%
8361.00%
8530.74%
764-2.08%

Location

Mahayahay is situated at approximately 7.9684, 123.5875, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 198.3 meters or 650.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Mahayahay 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.