Picanan, 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)3,886
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.7642, 123.1105

Picanan is a barangay in the municipality of Kumalarang, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,886. This represented 13.65% of the total population of Kumalarang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Picanan is 5 to 9, with 494 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 186
1 to 4421
5 to 9494
10 to 14456
15 to 19377
20 to 24351
25 to 29286
30 to 34257
35 to 39217
40 to 44244
45 to 49227
50 to 54144
55 to 59118
60 to 6481
65 to 6947
70 to 7445
75 to 7918
80 and over17
Total3,886

Historical population

The population of Picanan grew from 2,080 in 1990 to 3,886 in 2015, an increase of 1,806 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.88%, or an increase of 539 people, from the previous population of 3,347 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,080
2,9186.55%
2,758-1.20%
3,2272.19%
3,3471.34%
3,8862.88%

Location

Picanan is situated at approximately 7.7642, 123.1105, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 52.4 meters or 171.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Picanan 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.