Paglaum, Municipality of Dumalinao, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityDumalinao
Postal code7015
Population (2015)2,487
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.8150, 123.3685

Paglaum, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Dumalinao, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,487. This represented 7.77% of the total population of Dumalinao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Paglaum is 10 to 14, with 272 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 27 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 143
1 to 4174
5 to 9249
10 to 14272
15 to 19248
20 to 24247
25 to 29169
30 to 34164
35 to 39177
40 to 44131
45 to 49135
50 to 54145
55 to 5997
60 to 6480
65 to 6960
70 to 7441
75 to 7927
80 and over28
Total2,487

Historical population

The population of Paglaum grew from 1,745 in 1990 to 2,487 in 2015, an increase of 742 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.74%, or an increase of 329 people, from the previous population of 2,158 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,745
1,7750.32%
2,1113.79%
2,3401.43%
2,158-2.90%
2,4872.74%

Location

Paglaum is situated at approximately 7.8150, 123.3685, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 236.5 meters or 775.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Paglaum 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.