Damit, 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)2,085
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.8355, 122.9676

Damit is a barangay in the municipality of Bayog, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,085. This represented 6.21% of the total population of Bayog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Damit is 20 to 24, with 238 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 16 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 146
1 to 4193
5 to 9231
10 to 14213
15 to 19226
20 to 24238
25 to 29166
30 to 34137
35 to 39123
40 to 4499
45 to 4995
50 to 5475
55 to 5978
60 to 6463
65 to 6941
70 to 7424
75 to 7916
80 and over21
Total2,085

Historical population

The population of Damit grew from 1,614 in 1990 to 2,085 in 2015, an increase of 471 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.63%, or an increase of 170 people, from the previous population of 1,915 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,614
1,6420.32%
1,627-0.20%
1,7711.18%
1,9152.89%
2,0851.63%

Location

Damit is situated at approximately 7.8355, 122.9676, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 59.8 meters or 196.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Damit 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.