Magsaysay, Municipality of Polomolok, Province of South Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceSouth Cotabato
MunicipalityPolomolok
Postal code9504
Population (2015)12,156
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.1908, 125.0558

Magsaysay is a barangay in the municipality of Polomolok, in the province of South Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 12,156. This represented 7.97% of the total population of Polomolok.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Magsaysay is 5 to 9, with 1,446 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 62 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1281
1 to 41,056
5 to 91,446
10 to 141,205
15 to 191,176
20 to 241,212
25 to 29992
30 to 34928
35 to 39883
40 to 44719
45 to 49612
50 to 54488
55 to 59393
60 to 64324
65 to 69188
70 to 74101
75 to 7990
80 and over62
Total12,156

Historical population

The population of Magsaysay grew from 5,298 in 1990 to 12,156 in 2015, an increase of 6,858 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.88%, or an increase of 1,133 people, from the previous population of 11,023 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
5,298
5,9792.29%
8,3197.34%
9,9042.43%
11,0233.97%
12,1561.88%

Location

Magsaysay is situated at approximately 6.1908, 125.0558, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 223.8 meters or 734.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Magsaysay 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.