Diwan, 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)1,166
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.1087, 123.4641

Diwan is a barangay in the municipality of Mahayag, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,166. This represented 2.51% of the total population of Mahayag.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Diwan is 5 to 9, with 157 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 129
1 to 4106
5 to 9157
10 to 14145
15 to 19130
20 to 2478
25 to 2981
30 to 3458
35 to 3967
40 to 4462
45 to 4948
50 to 5451
55 to 5945
60 to 6443
65 to 6924
70 to 7421
75 to 7911
80 and over10
Total1,166

Historical population

The population of Diwan grew from 901 in 1990 to 1,166 in 2015, an increase of 265 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.35%, or an increase of 21 people, from the previous population of 1,145 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
901
1,0152.26%
1,0851.44%
1,1120.34%
1,1451.07%
1,1660.35%

Location

Diwan is situated at approximately 8.1087, 123.4641, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 25.2 meters or 82.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Diwan 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.