Damabalas, Municipality of Datu Piang, Province of Maguindanao

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceMaguindanao
MunicipalityDatu Piang
Postal code9607
Population (2015)402
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.0124, 124.5023

Damabalas is a barangay in the municipality of Datu Piang, in the province of Maguindanao. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 402. This represented 1.57% of the total population of Datu Piang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Damabalas is 5 to 9, with 62 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 110
1 to 441
5 to 962
10 to 1441
15 to 1947
20 to 2428
25 to 2927
30 to 3430
35 to 3922
40 to 4417
45 to 4920
50 to 5418
55 to 5913
60 to 646
65 to 6913
70 to 746
75 to 791
80 and over
Total402

Historical population

The population of Damabalas fell from 2,018 in 1990 to 402 in 2015, a decrease of 1,616 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 6.80%, or a decrease of 180 people, from the previous population of 582 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,018
2,2361.94%
2,7844.81%
3,0981.48%
582-45.59%
402-6.80%

Location

Damabalas is situated at approximately 7.0124, 124.5023, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 5.8 meters or 19.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Damabalas 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.