Macasing, City of Pagadian, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
CityPagadian
Postal code7016
Population (2015)1,772
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.8630, 123.3662

Macasing is a barangay in the city of Pagadian, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,772. This represented 0.89% of the total population of Pagadian.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Macasing is 5 to 9, with 229 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 70 to 74, and 80 and over, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 138
1 to 4161
5 to 9229
10 to 14199
15 to 19188
20 to 24139
25 to 29138
30 to 34135
35 to 39114
40 to 4495
45 to 4980
50 to 5475
55 to 5961
60 to 6441
65 to 6940
70 to 7412
75 to 7915
80 and over12
Total1,772

Historical population

The population of Macasing grew from 1,084 in 1990 to 1,772 in 2015, an increase of 688 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.66%, or an increase of 147 people, from the previous population of 1,625 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,084
1,035-0.86%
1,1953.13%
1,4462.66%
1,6254.34%
1,7721.66%

Location

Macasing is situated at approximately 7.8630, 123.3662, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 340.7 meters or 1,117.8 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.