Romarate, 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)1,544
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.9473, 123.5953

Romarate is a barangay in the municipality of Aurora, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,544. This represented 3.04% of the total population of Aurora.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Romarate is 10 to 14, with 185 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 137
1 to 4137
5 to 9149
10 to 14185
15 to 19175
20 to 24142
25 to 29100
30 to 34122
35 to 3999
40 to 4490
45 to 4965
50 to 5474
55 to 5950
60 to 6449
65 to 6921
70 to 7421
75 to 7912
80 and over16
Total1,544

Historical population

The population of Romarate grew from 956 in 1990 to 1,544 in 2015, an increase of 588 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.27%, or an increase of 99 people, from the previous population of 1,445 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
956
1,0551.86%
1,0910.72%
1,1300.49%
1,4459.36%
1,5441.27%

Location

Romarate is situated at approximately 7.9473, 123.5953, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 253.7 meters or 832.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Romarate 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.