Mahayahay, 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)1,236
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.1602, 123.3097

Mahayahay is a barangay in the municipality of Dumingag, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,236. This represented 2.60% of the total population of Dumingag.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Mahayahay is 5 to 9, with 160 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 140
1 to 4135
5 to 9160
10 to 14148
15 to 19126
20 to 24100
25 to 2975
30 to 3465
35 to 3983
40 to 4470
45 to 4946
50 to 5445
55 to 5940
60 to 6438
65 to 6925
70 to 7421
75 to 799
80 and over10
Total1,236

Historical population

The population of Mahayahay grew from 790 in 1990 to 1,236 in 2015, an increase of 446 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.81%, or an increase of 51 people, from the previous population of 1,185 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
790
1,0164.83%
1,0931.58%
1,1851.12%
1,1850.00%
1,2360.81%

Location

Mahayahay is situated at approximately 8.1602, 123.3097, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 175.6 meters or 576.1 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.