Bobuan, 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)1,636
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.9379, 123.0713

Bobuan is a barangay in the municipality of Bayog, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,636. This represented 4.87% of the total population of Bayog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bobuan is 10 to 14, with 201 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 130
1 to 4169
5 to 9189
10 to 14201
15 to 19178
20 to 24176
25 to 29116
30 to 34103
35 to 3984
40 to 4477
45 to 4980
50 to 5473
55 to 5953
60 to 6433
65 to 6928
70 to 7419
75 to 7913
80 and over14
Total1,636

Historical population

The population of Bobuan grew from 1,218 in 1990 to 1,636 in 2015, an increase of 418 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.38%, or an increase of 114 people, from the previous population of 1,522 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,218
1,148-1.10%
1,2321.53%
1,2550.26%
1,5227.27%
1,6361.38%

Location

Bobuan is situated at approximately 7.9379, 123.0713, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 452.2 meters or 1,483.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bobuan 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.