Santa Cruz, 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)1,168
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.1265, 123.3908

Santa Cruz is a barangay in the municipality of Mahayag, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,168. 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 Santa Cruz is 10 to 14, with 148 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 123
1 to 4119
5 to 9141
10 to 14148
15 to 19122
20 to 24101
25 to 2979
30 to 3474
35 to 3966
40 to 4453
45 to 4966
50 to 5453
55 to 5936
60 to 6427
65 to 6926
70 to 7416
75 to 7911
80 and over7
Total1,168

Historical population

The population of Santa Cruz grew from 1,059 in 1990 to 1,168 in 2015, an increase of 109 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.63%, or an increase of 149 people, from the previous population of 1,019 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,059
1,035-0.43%
987-1.01%
1,0801.25%
1,019-2.09%
1,1682.63%

Location

Santa Cruz is situated at approximately 8.1265, 123.3908, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 31.0 meters or 101.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Santa Cruz 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.