Bualan, Municipality of Kumalarang, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityKumalarang
Postal code7013
Population (2015)923
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.7191, 123.1521

Bualan is a barangay in the municipality of Kumalarang, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 923. This represented 3.24% of the total population of Kumalarang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bualan is 5 to 9, with 119 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 122
1 to 493
5 to 9119
10 to 1497
15 to 19117
20 to 2499
25 to 2975
30 to 3458
35 to 3947
40 to 4461
45 to 4934
50 to 5436
55 to 5920
60 to 6420
65 to 6914
70 to 747
75 to 793
80 and over1
Total923

Historical population

The population of Bualan grew from 400 in 1990 to 923 in 2015, an increase of 523 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.18%, or an increase of 55 people, from the previous population of 868 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
400
75912.75%
7680.25%
8731.78%
868-0.21%
9231.18%

Location

Bualan is situated at approximately 7.7191, 123.1521, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 122.3 meters or 401.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bualan 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.