Saloagan, 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)2,367
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.5400, 123.2686

Saloagan is a barangay in the municipality of Dimataling, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,367. This represented 7.87% of the total population of Dimataling.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Saloagan is 5 to 9, with 294 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 21 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 164
1 to 4237
5 to 9294
10 to 14278
15 to 19246
20 to 24206
25 to 29202
30 to 34152
35 to 39123
40 to 44118
45 to 49114
50 to 54114
55 to 5965
60 to 6456
65 to 6927
70 to 7421
75 to 7922
80 and over28
Total2,367

Historical population

The population of Saloagan grew from 1,386 in 1990 to 2,367 in 2015, an increase of 981 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 7.50%, or an increase of 748 people, from the previous population of 1,619 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,386
1,303-1.15%
1,5583.91%
1,6010.38%
1,6190.41%
2,3677.50%

Location

Saloagan is situated at approximately 7.5400, 123.2686, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 109.4 meters or 358.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Saloagan 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.