Litan, Municipality of Guipos, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityGuipos
Postal code7042
Population (2015)515
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.7023, 123.3648

Litan is a barangay in the municipality of Guipos, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 515. This represented 2.48% of the total population of Guipos.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Litan is 5 to 9, with 69 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 113
1 to 445
5 to 969
10 to 1456
15 to 1961
20 to 2455
25 to 2934
30 to 3429
35 to 3927
40 to 4423
45 to 4928
50 to 5418
55 to 5923
60 to 6413
65 to 697
70 to 748
75 to 793
80 and over3
Total515

Historical population

The population of Litan grew from 377 in 1990 to 515 in 2015, an increase of 138 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.39%, or an increase of 60 people, from the previous population of 455 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
377
370-0.35%
5619.33%
6031.00%
455-9.74%
5152.39%

Location

Litan is situated at approximately 7.7023, 123.3648, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 252.3 meters or 827.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Litan 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.