Gumaga, Municipality of Libungan, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityLibungan
Postal code9411
Population (2015)4,540
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.2415, 124.4905

Gumaga is a barangay in the municipality of Libungan, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,540. This represented 9.31% of the total population of Libungan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Gumaga is 15 to 19, with 473 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 33 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1112
1 to 4403
5 to 9470
10 to 14465
15 to 19473
20 to 24413
25 to 29346
30 to 34361
35 to 39315
40 to 44267
45 to 49243
50 to 54201
55 to 59150
60 to 64126
65 to 6981
70 to 7443
75 to 7938
80 and over33
Total4,540

Historical population

The population of Gumaga grew from 1,652 in 1990 to 4,540 in 2015, an increase of 2,888 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.47%, or an increase of 745 people, from the previous population of 3,795 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,652
2,7109.72%
2,8511.09%
4,1325.25%
3,795-3.05%
4,5403.47%

Location

Gumaga is situated at approximately 7.2415, 124.4905, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 17.3 meters or 56.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Gumaga 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.