Besigan, City of Cagayan de Oro

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
CityCagayan de Oro
Postal code9000
Population (2015)1,673
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.2647, 124.5557

Besigan is a barangay in the city of Cagayan de Oro. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,673. This represented 0.25% of the total population of Cagayan de Oro.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Besigan is 5 to 9, with 250 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 169
1 to 4211
5 to 9250
10 to 14185
15 to 19225
20 to 24154
25 to 29138
30 to 3497
35 to 3979
40 to 4458
45 to 4953
50 to 5451
55 to 5939
60 to 6427
65 to 6918
70 to 7413
75 to 793
80 and over3
Total1,673

Historical population

The population of Besigan grew from 377 in 1990 to 1,673 in 2015, an increase of 1,296 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.39%, or an increase of 269 people, from the previous population of 1,404 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
377
74213.52%
7971.54%
1,2806.75%
1,4043.42%
1,6733.39%

Location

Besigan is situated at approximately 8.2647, 124.5557, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 390.4 meters or 1,280.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Besigan 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.