La Fortuna, Municipality of Dumingag, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityDumingag
Postal code7028
Population (2015)737
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.1557, 123.2862

La Fortuna is a barangay in the municipality of Dumingag, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 737. This represented 1.55% of the total population of Dumingag.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in La Fortuna is 10 to 14, with 111 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 65 to 69, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 125
1 to 469
5 to 993
10 to 14111
15 to 1983
20 to 2469
25 to 2947
30 to 3428
35 to 3939
40 to 4436
45 to 4944
50 to 5431
55 to 5917
60 to 6412
65 to 693
70 to 7410
75 to 7910
80 and over10
Total737

Historical population

The population of La Fortuna grew from 383 in 1990 to 737 in 2015, an increase of 354 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.37%, or an increase of 51 people, from the previous population of 686 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
383
5798.05%
557-0.83%
6071.19%
6864.55%
7371.37%

Location

La Fortuna is situated at approximately 8.1557, 123.2862, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 285.2 meters or 935.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

La Fortuna 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.