Maruing, Municipality of Lapuyan, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityLapuyan
Postal code7037
Population (2015)2,286
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.6817, 123.1499

Maruing is a barangay in the municipality of Lapuyan, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,286. This represented 8.38% of the total population of Lapuyan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Maruing is 5 to 9, with 284 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 23 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 135
1 to 4194
5 to 9284
10 to 14244
15 to 19235
20 to 24197
25 to 29167
30 to 34125
35 to 39152
40 to 44139
45 to 49118
50 to 54120
55 to 5998
60 to 6462
65 to 6940
70 to 7430
75 to 7923
80 and over23
Total2,286

Historical population

The population of Maruing grew from 1,699 in 1990 to 2,286 in 2015, an increase of 587 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.08%, or an increase of 125 people, from the previous population of 2,161 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,699
1,7380.43%
1,8921.84%
2,1181.57%
2,1610.73%
2,2861.08%

Location

Maruing is situated at approximately 7.6817, 123.1499, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.4 meters or 14.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Maruing 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.