Balukbahan, Municipality of Bayog, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityBayog
Postal code7011
Population (2015)1,304
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.9587, 123.0779

Balukbahan is a barangay in the municipality of Bayog, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,304. This represented 3.88% of the total population of Bayog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balukbahan is 5 to 9, with 207 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 70 to 74, and 75 to 79, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 133
1 to 4156
5 to 9207
10 to 14178
15 to 19126
20 to 24116
25 to 2990
30 to 3476
35 to 3977
40 to 4457
45 to 4942
50 to 5443
55 to 5926
60 to 6425
65 to 6923
70 to 749
75 to 799
80 and over11
Total1,304

Historical population

The population of Balukbahan grew from 411 in 1990 to 1,304 in 2015, an increase of 893 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.44%, or an increase of 266 people, from the previous population of 1,038 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
411
92016.29%
805-2.82%
8300.42%
1,0388.48%
1,3044.44%

Location

Balukbahan is situated at approximately 7.9587, 123.0779, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 448.9 meters or 1,472.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balukbahan 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.