Baking, Municipality of Lakewood, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityLakewood
Postal code7014
Population (2015)1,493
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.8829, 123.1772

Baking is a barangay in the municipality of Lakewood, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,493. This represented 7.33% of the total population of Lakewood.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Baking is 5 to 9, with 229 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 17 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 141
1 to 4153
5 to 9229
10 to 14199
15 to 19161
20 to 24111
25 to 2990
30 to 3483
35 to 3972
40 to 4476
45 to 4968
50 to 5470
55 to 5935
60 to 6431
65 to 6919
70 to 7417
75 to 7918
80 and over20
Total1,493

Historical population

The population of Baking grew from 1,230 in 1990 to 1,493 in 2015, an increase of 263 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.36%, or an increase of 28 people, from the previous population of 1,465 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,230
1,212-0.28%
1,066-2.71%
1,2662.40%
1,4655.46%
1,4930.36%

Location

Baking is situated at approximately 7.8829, 123.1772, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 468.8 meters or 1,538.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Baking 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.