Paraiso, 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)916
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.2014, 123.4080

Paraiso is a barangay in the municipality of Mahayag, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 916. This represented 1.97% of the total population of Mahayag.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Paraiso is 5 to 9, with 143 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 134
1 to 4107
5 to 9143
10 to 14131
15 to 19103
20 to 2480
25 to 2965
30 to 3458
35 to 3940
40 to 4432
45 to 4940
50 to 5419
55 to 5925
60 to 6423
65 to 697
70 to 746
75 to 792
80 and over1
Total916

Historical population

The population of Paraiso grew from 619 in 1990 to 916 in 2015, an increase of 297 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.98%, or a decrease of 158 people, from the previous population of 1,074 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
619
9869.11%
966-0.44%
1,1111.95%
1,074-1.23%
916-2.98%

Location

Paraiso is situated at approximately 8.2014, 123.4080, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 260.6 meters or 855.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Paraiso 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.