Maga‑an, Municipality of Zumarraga, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
MunicipalityZumarraga
Postal code6725
Population (2015)642
Philippine major island(s)Bagatao
Coordinates11.6678, 124.8865

Maga‑an is a barangay in the municipality of Zumarraga, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 642. This represented 3.94% of the total population of Zumarraga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Maga-an is 10 to 14, with 98 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 17
1 to 459
5 to 971
10 to 1498
15 to 1978
20 to 2449
25 to 2936
30 to 3433
35 to 3930
40 to 4437
45 to 4943
50 to 5423
55 to 5922
60 to 6417
65 to 6911
70 to 7415
75 to 797
80 and over6
Total642

Historical population

The population of Maga-an grew from 618 in 1990 to 642 in 2015, an increase of 24 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.79%, or a decrease of 103 people, from the previous population of 745 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
618
6260.24%
6520.88%
7311.59%
7450.69%
642-2.79%

Location

Maga‑an is situated at approximately 11.6678, 124.8865, in the island of Bagatao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 57.7 meters or 189.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Maga‑an 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.