Magahis, Municipality of Dimataling, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityDimataling
Postal code7032
Population (2015)347
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.5940, 123.2608

Magahis is a barangay in the municipality of Dimataling, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 347. This represented 1.15% of the total population of Dimataling.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Magahis is 5 to 9, with 52 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 16
1 to 438
5 to 952
10 to 1437
15 to 1934
20 to 2423
25 to 2927
30 to 3422
35 to 3923
40 to 4420
45 to 4912
50 to 5419
55 to 5913
60 to 646
65 to 695
70 to 742
75 to 793
80 and over5
Total347

Historical population

The population of Magahis grew from 294 in 1990 to 347 in 2015, an increase of 53 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.96%, or a decrease of 18 people, from the previous population of 365 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
294
160-10.77%
2095.90%
3487.28%
3651.75%
347-0.96%

Location

Magahis is situated at approximately 7.5940, 123.2608, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 370.8 meters or 1,216.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Magahis 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.