Bacayawan, Municipality of Dimataling, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityDimataling
Postal code7032
Population (2015)1,591
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.5231, 123.3782

Bacayawan is a barangay in the municipality of Dimataling, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,591. This represented 5.29% of the total population of Dimataling.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bacayawan is 5 to 9, with 219 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 135
1 to 4167
5 to 9219
10 to 14196
15 to 19193
20 to 24174
25 to 29103
30 to 34100
35 to 3975
40 to 4476
45 to 4963
50 to 5459
55 to 5937
60 to 6440
65 to 6916
70 to 7416
75 to 799
80 and over13
Total1,591

Historical population

The population of Bacayawan grew from 973 in 1990 to 1,591 in 2015, an increase of 618 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.41%, or an increase of 187 people, from the previous population of 1,404 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
973
1,0240.96%
1,1843.16%
1,2470.72%
1,4044.41%
1,5912.41%

Location

Bacayawan is situated at approximately 7.5231, 123.3782, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 34.4 meters or 112.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bacayawan 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.