Magsaysay, Municipality of Ramon Magsaysay, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityRamon Magsaysay
Postal code7024
Population (2015)954
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.0531, 123.4345

Magsaysay is a barangay in the municipality of Ramon Magsaysay, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 954. This represented 3.59% of the total population of Ramon Magsaysay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Magsaysay is 5 to 9, with 129 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 130
1 to 495
5 to 9129
10 to 1498
15 to 1991
20 to 2479
25 to 2971
30 to 3460
35 to 3957
40 to 4441
45 to 4949
50 to 5456
55 to 5930
60 to 6428
65 to 6919
70 to 749
75 to 798
80 and over4
Total954

Historical population

The population of Magsaysay grew from 775 in 1990 to 954 in 2015, an increase of 179 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.66%, or an increase of 79 people, from the previous population of 875 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
775
761-0.34%
7930.89%
8631.17%
8750.50%
9541.66%

Location

Magsaysay is situated at approximately 8.0531, 123.4345, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 43.7 meters or 143.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Magsaysay 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.