Digal, Municipality of Buluan, Province of Maguindanao

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceMaguindanao
MunicipalityBuluan
Postal code9616
Population (2015)7,690
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.7371, 124.8231

Digal is a barangay in the municipality of Buluan, in the province of Maguindanao. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 7,690. This represented 15.38% of the total population of Buluan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Digal is 10 to 14, with 1,038 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1142
1 to 4922
5 to 91,021
10 to 141,038
15 to 19973
20 to 24803
25 to 29529
30 to 34377
35 to 39478
40 to 44475
45 to 49376
50 to 54186
55 to 59150
60 to 6482
65 to 6958
70 to 7436
75 to 7926
80 and over18
Total7,690

Historical population

The population of Digal grew from 1,373 in 1990 to 7,690 in 2015, an increase of 6,317 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.83%, or an increase of 1,378 people, from the previous population of 6,312 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,373
1,5692.53%
5,87032.70%
5,9490.18%
6,3122.18%
7,6903.83%

Location

Digal is situated at approximately 6.7371, 124.8231, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 19.2 meters or 63.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Digal 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.