Bemposa, Municipality of Aurora, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityAurora
Postal code7020
Population (2015)544
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.9280, 123.5578

Bemposa is a barangay in the municipality of Aurora, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 544. This represented 1.07% of the total population of Aurora.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bemposa is 5 to 9, with 76 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges Under 1, and 75 to 79, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 13
1 to 453
5 to 976
10 to 1461
15 to 1960
20 to 2448
25 to 2935
30 to 3435
35 to 3946
40 to 4426
45 to 4933
50 to 5416
55 to 5910
60 to 6413
65 to 6914
70 to 745
75 to 793
80 and over7
Total544

Historical population

The population of Bemposa grew from 502 in 1990 to 544 in 2015, an increase of 42 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.10%, or a decrease of 3 people, from the previous population of 547 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
502
490-0.45%
5371.98%
5410.10%
5470.40%
544-0.10%

Location

Bemposa is situated at approximately 7.9280, 123.5578, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 195.4 meters or 641.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bemposa 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.