Bocalan, Municipality of Tamparan, Province of Lanao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceLanao del Sur
MunicipalityTamparan
Postal code9704
Population (2015)507
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.8856, 124.3342

Bocalan is a barangay in the municipality of Tamparan, in the province of Lanao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 507. This represented 1.96% of the total population of Tamparan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bocalan is 5 to 9, with 122 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 65 to 69, and 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 16
1 to 467
5 to 9122
10 to 1498
15 to 1937
20 to 2410
25 to 2935
30 to 3433
35 to 3938
40 to 4412
45 to 4918
50 to 5410
55 to 599
60 to 646
65 to 691
70 to 742
75 to 792
80 and over1
Total507

Historical population

The population of Bocalan grew from 328 in 1990 to 507 in 2015, an increase of 179 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.14%, or an increase of 76 people, from the previous population of 431 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
328
3581.65%
4625.62%
4680.18%
431-2.95%
5073.14%

Location

Bocalan is situated at approximately 7.8856, 124.3342, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 705.5 meters or 2,314.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bocalan 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.