Igat Island, 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)1,927
Coordinates7.5960, 123.1183

Igat Island is a barangay in the municipality of Margosatubig, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,927. This represented 5.09% of the total population of Margosatubig.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Igat Island is 5 to 9, with 266 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 133
1 to 4229
5 to 9266
10 to 14261
15 to 19162
20 to 24149
25 to 29147
30 to 34131
35 to 39137
40 to 4486
45 to 49101
50 to 5448
55 to 5942
60 to 6449
65 to 6939
70 to 7421
75 to 7915
80 and over11
Total1,927

Historical population

The population of Igat Island grew from 1,477 in 1990 to 1,927 in 2015, an increase of 450 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.47%, or an increase of 142 people, from the previous population of 1,785 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,477
1,429-0.62%
1,7404.31%
1,7670.21%
1,7850.37%
1,9271.47%

Location

Igat Island is situated at approximately 7.5960, 123.1183. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 83.9 meters or 275.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Igat Island 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.