Digon, Municipality of Margosatubig, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityMargosatubig
Postal code7035
Population (2015)1,388
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.5705, 123.1358

Digon is a barangay in the municipality of Margosatubig, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,388. This represented 3.66% of the total population of Margosatubig.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Digon is 10 to 14, with 165 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 124
1 to 4123
5 to 9164
10 to 14165
15 to 19139
20 to 24132
25 to 29110
30 to 3488
35 to 3981
40 to 4478
45 to 4982
50 to 5451
55 to 5944
60 to 6444
65 to 6931
70 to 7411
75 to 799
80 and over12
Total1,388

Historical population

The population of Digon grew from 1,128 in 1990 to 1,388 in 2015, an increase of 260 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.86%, or an increase of 128 people, from the previous population of 1,260 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,128
981-2.58%
1,2325.01%
1,2510.21%
1,2600.26%
1,3881.86%

Location

Digon is situated at approximately 7.5705, 123.1358, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 86.3 meters or 283.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Digon 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.