Gastay, Municipality of Banisilan, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityBanisilan
Postal code9416
Population (2015)2,243
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.6164, 124.7193

Gastay is a barangay in the municipality of Banisilan, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,243. This represented 5.14% of the total population of Banisilan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Gastay is 10 to 14, with 285 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 154
1 to 4184
5 to 9266
10 to 14285
15 to 19259
20 to 24208
25 to 29179
30 to 34144
35 to 39138
40 to 44117
45 to 49101
50 to 5484
55 to 5993
60 to 6453
65 to 6943
70 to 7417
75 to 7912
80 and over6
Total2,243

Historical population

The population of Gastay grew from 1,858 in 1990 to 2,243 in 2015, an increase of 385 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.03%, or an increase of 117 people, from the previous population of 2,126 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,858
1,9951.34%
2,1601.72%
2,122-0.24%
2,1260.07%
2,2431.03%

Location

Gastay is situated at approximately 7.6164, 124.7193, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 527.5 meters or 1,730.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Gastay 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.