Dajay, Municipality of Surallah, Province of South Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceSouth Cotabato
MunicipalitySurallah
Postal code9512
Population (2015)9,395
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.3680, 124.7233

Dajay is a barangay in the municipality of Surallah, in the province of South Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 9,395. This represented 11.11% of the total population of Surallah.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Dajay is 5 to 9, with 1,117 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 84 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1213
1 to 4821
5 to 91,117
10 to 14965
15 to 19843
20 to 24764
25 to 29789
30 to 34665
35 to 39639
40 to 44556
45 to 49521
50 to 54432
55 to 59334
60 to 64235
65 to 69182
70 to 74151
75 to 7984
80 and over84
Total9,395

Historical population

The population of Dajay grew from 5,015 in 1990 to 9,395 in 2015, an increase of 4,380 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.01%, or an increase of 932 people, from the previous population of 8,463 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
5,015
5,6112.13%
6,7884.17%
7,5441.47%
8,4634.27%
9,3952.01%

Location

Dajay is situated at approximately 6.3680, 124.7233, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 186.9 meters or 613.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Dajay 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.