Tiguha, 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)2,061
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.7520, 123.2246

Tiguha is a barangay in the municipality of Lapuyan, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,061. This represented 7.56% of the total population of Lapuyan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tiguha is 5 to 9, with 293 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 132
1 to 4203
5 to 9293
10 to 14262
15 to 19247
20 to 24190
25 to 29149
30 to 34114
35 to 39112
40 to 44105
45 to 4982
50 to 5477
55 to 5967
60 to 6455
65 to 6933
70 to 7419
75 to 7913
80 and over8
Total2,061

Historical population

The population of Tiguha grew from 1,106 in 1990 to 2,061 in 2015, an increase of 955 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.04%, or an increase of 109 people, from the previous population of 1,952 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,106
1,6347.59%
1,9794.19%
2,1351.05%
1,952-3.21%
2,0611.04%

Location

Tiguha is situated at approximately 7.7520, 123.2246, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 509.8 meters or 1,672.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tiguha 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.