Bag‑ong Balamban, Municipality of Mahayag, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityMahayag
Postal code7026
Population (2015)1,609
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.0949, 123.4358

Bag‑ong Balamban is a barangay in the municipality of Mahayag, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,609. This represented 3.46% of the total population of Mahayag.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bag-ong Balamban is 5 to 9, with 189 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 137
1 to 4163
5 to 9189
10 to 14145
15 to 19132
20 to 24146
25 to 29146
30 to 34116
35 to 3990
40 to 4492
45 to 4973
50 to 5481
55 to 5969
60 to 6459
65 to 6930
70 to 7411
75 to 7913
80 and over17
Total1,609

Historical population

The population of Bag-ong Balamban grew from 1,443 in 1990 to 1,609 in 2015, an increase of 166 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.79%, or an increase of 65 people, from the previous population of 1,544 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,443
1,4590.21%
1,458-0.01%
1,4880.28%
1,5441.35%
1,6090.79%

Location

Bag‑ong Balamban is situated at approximately 8.0949, 123.4358, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 25.0 meters or 82.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bag‑ong Balamban 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.