Misok, Municipality of Sindangan, Province of Zamboanga del Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Norte
MunicipalitySindangan
Postal code7112
Population (2020)1,037
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.2715, 123.0206 (8° 16' North, 123° 1' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level132.1 meters (433.4 feet)

Misok is a barangay in the municipality of Sindangan, in the province of Zamboanga del Norte. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 1,037. This represented 1.00% of the total population of Sindangan.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Misok in the 2015 Census was 1,005 broken down into 247 households or an average of 4.07 members per household.

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Number of households in Misok (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
7881395.67
9051625.59
9841855.32
9441785.30
8851924.61
1,0052474.07

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Misok is 1 to 4, with 133 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 7 individuals.

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Population of Misok by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 1262.59%
1 to 413313.23%
5 to 913213.13%
10 to 14949.35%
15 to 19787.76%
20 to 24686.77%
25 to 29696.87%
30 to 34696.87%
35 to 39484.78%
40 to 44515.07%
45 to 49484.78%
50 to 54333.28%
55 to 59535.27%
60 to 64545.37%
65 to 69181.79%
70 to 74161.59%
75 to 7980.80%
80 and over70.70%
Total1,005100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 67.43
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 8.58
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 76.01
  • Median Age: 22.90

Historical population

The population of Misok grew from 788 in 1990 to 1,037 in 2020, an increase of 249 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a positive growth rate of 0.66%, or an increase of 32 people, from the previous population of 1,005 in 2015.

Population of Misok (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
788
9052.63%
9841.81%
1,1502.17%
885-9.09%
1,0052.45%
1,0370.66%

Location

Misok is situated at approximately 8.2715, 123.0206, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 132.1 meters or 433.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Misok shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

Notes

  1. Data on population, and households, are from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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