Balok, Municipality of Siayan, Province of Zamboanga del Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Norte
MunicipalitySiayan
Postal code7113
Population (2015)1,376
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.2494, 123.1849

Balok is a barangay in the municipality of Siayan, in the province of Zamboanga del Norte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,376. This represented 3.94% of the total population of Siayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balok is 5 to 9, with 186 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 144
1 to 4148
5 to 9186
10 to 14178
15 to 19182
20 to 24150
25 to 2990
30 to 3469
35 to 3951
40 to 4477
45 to 4963
50 to 5444
55 to 5937
60 to 6423
65 to 6913
70 to 749
75 to 799
80 and over3
Total1,376

Historical population

The population of Balok grew from 924 in 1990 to 1,376 in 2015, an increase of 452 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.95%, or an increase of 195 people, from the previous population of 1,181 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
924
1,2535.87%
1,237-0.28%
1,076-1.90%
1,1813.45%
1,3762.95%

Location

Balok is situated at approximately 8.2494, 123.1849, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 259.9 meters or 852.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balok 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.