Pedagan, 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)451
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.1774, 123.4071

Pedagan is a barangay in the municipality of Mahayag, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 451. This represented 0.97% of the total population of Mahayag.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Pedagan is 10 to 14, with 67 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 70 to 74, and 75 to 79, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 111
1 to 441
5 to 945
10 to 1467
15 to 1958
20 to 2459
25 to 2926
30 to 3418
35 to 3920
40 to 4416
45 to 4918
50 to 5416
55 to 5920
60 to 6415
65 to 6911
70 to 743
75 to 793
80 and over4
Total451

Historical population

The population of Pedagan fell from 459 in 1990 to 451 in 2015, a decrease of 8 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.60%, or an increase of 14 people, from the previous population of 437 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
459
399-2.59%
377-1.21%
4703.09%
437-2.62%
4510.60%

Location

Pedagan is situated at approximately 8.1774, 123.4071, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 346.7 meters or 1,137.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Pedagan 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.