Magcaalam, Municipality of Magpet, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityMagpet
Postal code9404
Population (2015)1,115
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.0791, 125.2007

Magcaalam is a barangay in the municipality of Magpet, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,115. This represented 2.27% of the total population of Magpet.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Magcaalam is 5 to 9, with 119 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 118
1 to 491
5 to 9119
10 to 14118
15 to 19114
20 to 24110
25 to 2980
30 to 3466
35 to 3956
40 to 4457
45 to 4960
50 to 5471
55 to 5959
60 to 6427
65 to 6935
70 to 7411
75 to 799
80 and over14
Total1,115

Historical population

The population of Magcaalam grew from 1,048 in 1990 to 1,115 in 2015, an increase of 67 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.10%, or a decrease of 6 people, from the previous population of 1,121 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,048
929-2.23%
1,1825.30%
1,085-1.17%
1,1211.20%
1,115-0.10%

Location

Magcaalam is situated at approximately 7.0791, 125.2007, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 712.6 meters or 2,337.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Magcaalam 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.