Macasing, Municipality of Dumingag, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityDumingag
Postal code7028
Population (2015)576
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.1390, 123.2300

Macasing is a barangay in the municipality of Dumingag, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 576. This represented 1.21% of the total population of Dumingag.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Macasing is 5 to 9, with 87 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 114
1 to 456
5 to 987
10 to 1473
15 to 1972
20 to 2438
25 to 2943
30 to 3425
35 to 3936
40 to 4429
45 to 4916
50 to 5420
55 to 5923
60 to 6422
65 to 6911
70 to 744
75 to 792
80 and over5
Total576

Historical population

The population of Macasing grew from 476 in 1990 to 576 in 2015, an increase of 100 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.81%, or an increase of 24 people, from the previous population of 552 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
476
5542.88%
508-1.84%
5761.75%
552-1.54%
5760.81%

Location

Macasing is situated at approximately 8.1390, 123.2300, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 328.2 meters or 1,076.8 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.