Malaya, Municipality of Banga, Province of South Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceSouth Cotabato
MunicipalityBanga
Postal code9511
Population (2015)4,464
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.4704, 124.7544

Malaya, formerly Barrio 9, is a barangay in the municipality of Banga, in the province of South Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,464. This represented 5.31% of the total population of Banga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Malaya is 5 to 9, with 504 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 35 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 193
1 to 4416
5 to 9504
10 to 14477
15 to 19406
20 to 24380
25 to 29348
30 to 34302
35 to 39296
40 to 44245
45 to 49253
50 to 54189
55 to 59174
60 to 64123
65 to 6988
70 to 7487
75 to 7948
80 and over35
Total4,464

Historical population

The population of Malaya grew from 3,264 in 1990 to 4,464 in 2015, an increase of 1,200 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.47%, or an increase of 536 people, from the previous population of 3,928 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,264
3,7482.62%
3,9471.12%
3,520-1.57%
3,9284.07%
4,4642.47%

Location

Malaya is situated at approximately 6.4704, 124.7544, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 148.8 meters or 488.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Malaya 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.