Sabang, Municipality of Lingig, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityLingig
Postal code8312
Population (2015)2,208
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.0202, 126.4039

Sabang is a barangay in the municipality of Lingig, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,208. This represented 7.01% of the total population of Lingig.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sabang is 10 to 14, with 258 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 142
1 to 4201
5 to 9256
10 to 14258
15 to 19242
20 to 24157
25 to 29148
30 to 34133
35 to 39115
40 to 44117
45 to 49135
50 to 54138
55 to 5988
60 to 6458
65 to 6941
70 to 7439
75 to 7922
80 and over18
Total2,208

Historical population

The population of Sabang grew from 1,509 in 1990 to 2,208 in 2015, an increase of 699 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.48%, or a decrease of 180 people, from the previous population of 2,388 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,509
1,422-1.11%
1,8876.25%
2,0581.20%
2,3885.56%
2,208-1.48%

Location

Sabang is situated at approximately 8.0202, 126.4039, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 42.5 meters or 139.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Sabang 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.