Malalag, Municipality of Maitum, Province of Sarangani

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceSarangani
MunicipalityMaitum
Postal code9515
Population (2015)4,451
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.0530, 124.4982

Malalag, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Maitum, in the province of Sarangani. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,451. This represented 9.98% of the total population of Maitum.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Malalag is 5 to 9, with 452 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 47 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 183
1 to 4323
5 to 9452
10 to 14409
15 to 19410
20 to 24350
25 to 29342
30 to 34340
35 to 39310
40 to 44242
45 to 49250
50 to 54244
55 to 59217
60 to 64157
65 to 69122
70 to 7496
75 to 7947
80 and over57
Total4,451

Historical population

The population of Malalag grew from 3,740 in 1990 to 4,451 in 2015, an increase of 711 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.22%, or a decrease of 52 people, from the previous population of 4,503 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,740
5,2426.53%
4,216-4.56%
4,3000.27%
4,5031.69%
4,451-0.22%

Location

Malalag is situated at approximately 6.0530, 124.4982, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.0 meters or 29.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Malalag 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.