Nopulan, Municipality of Josefina, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityJosefina
Postal code7027
Population (2015)1,020
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.1661, 123.5194

Nopulan is a barangay in the municipality of Josefina, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,020. This represented 8.64% of the total population of Josefina.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Nopulan is 20 to 24, with 119 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 495
5 to 9103
10 to 14104
15 to 19105
20 to 24119
25 to 2998
30 to 3471
35 to 3953
40 to 4459
45 to 4949
50 to 5432
55 to 5942
60 to 6427
65 to 6926
70 to 7411
75 to 797
80 and over7
Total1,020

Historical population

The population of Nopulan grew from 512 in 1990 to 1,020 in 2015, an increase of 508 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.40%, or an increase of 72 people, from the previous population of 948 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
512
6634.96%
7241.91%
8742.63%
9483.00%
1,0201.40%

Location

Nopulan is situated at approximately 8.1661, 123.5194, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 313.4 meters or 1,028.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Nopulan 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.