Bacawan, Municipality of Dinas, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityDinas
Postal code7030
Population (2015)647
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.6031, 123.3174

Bacawan is a barangay in the municipality of Dinas, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 647. This represented 1.82% of the total population of Dinas.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bacawan is 1 to 4, with 83 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 483
5 to 969
10 to 1469
15 to 1963
20 to 2455
25 to 2942
30 to 3450
35 to 3939
40 to 4426
45 to 4930
50 to 5423
55 to 5928
60 to 6417
65 to 6917
70 to 747
75 to 7913
80 and over4
Total647

Historical population

The population of Bacawan grew from 505 in 1990 to 647 in 2015, an increase of 142 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.17%, or an increase of 69 people, from the previous population of 578 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
505
437-2.67%
5464.89%
5780.79%
5780.00%
6472.17%

Location

Bacawan is situated at approximately 7.6031, 123.3174, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 92.1 meters or 302.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bacawan 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.