Salagmaya, Municipality of Alcantara, Province of Cebu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceCebu
MunicipalityAlcantara
Postal code6033
Population (2015)617
Philippine major island(s)Cebu
Coordinates9.9700, 123.4631

Salagmaya is a barangay in the municipality of Alcantara, in the province of Cebu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 617. This represented 4.07% of the total population of Alcantara.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Salagmaya is 5 to 9, with 74 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 65 to 69, and 75 to 79, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 117
1 to 461
5 to 974
10 to 1471
15 to 1942
20 to 2441
25 to 2955
30 to 3443
35 to 3928
40 to 4428
45 to 4929
50 to 5433
55 to 5924
60 to 6425
65 to 699
70 to 7417
75 to 799
80 and over11
Total617

Historical population

The population of Salagmaya grew from 496 in 1990 to 617 in 2015, an increase of 121 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.42%, or an increase of 44 people, from the previous population of 573 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
496
5592.27%
6172.14%
606-0.25%
573-2.02%
6171.42%

Location

Salagmaya is situated at approximately 9.9700, 123.4631, in the island of Cebu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 198.3 meters or 650.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Salagmaya 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.