Buayan, Municipality of M'lang, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityM'lang
Postal code9402
Population (2015)4,873
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.8993, 124.8914

Buayan is a barangay in the municipality of M'lang, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,873. This represented 5.13% of the total population of M'lang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buayan is 5 to 9, with 528 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 44 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 186
1 to 4397
5 to 9528
10 to 14471
15 to 19426
20 to 24415
25 to 29418
30 to 34345
35 to 39313
40 to 44304
45 to 49307
50 to 54258
55 to 59188
60 to 64137
65 to 69113
70 to 7474
75 to 7949
80 and over44
Total4,873

Historical population

The population of Buayan grew from 3,706 in 1990 to 4,873 in 2015, an increase of 1,167 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.52%, or an increase of 372 people, from the previous population of 4,501 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,706
3,9791.34%
4,7653.94%
4,653-0.33%
4,501-1.20%
4,8731.52%

Location

Buayan is situated at approximately 6.8993, 124.8914, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 21.5 meters or 70.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buayan 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.