Josefina, 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)1,332
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.5397, 123.1155

Josefina is a barangay in the municipality of Margosatubig, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,332. This represented 3.52% of the total population of Margosatubig.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Josefina is 10 to 14, with 152 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 131
1 to 4117
5 to 9147
10 to 14152
15 to 19137
20 to 24124
25 to 2987
30 to 3476
35 to 3989
40 to 4486
45 to 4957
50 to 5463
55 to 5949
60 to 6437
65 to 6938
70 to 7419
75 to 798
80 and over15
Total1,332

Historical population

The population of Josefina grew from 681 in 1990 to 1,332 in 2015, an increase of 651 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.22%, or an increase of 204 people, from the previous population of 1,128 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
681
8995.34%
1,0924.26%
1,0990.09%
1,1280.95%
1,3323.22%

Location

Josefina is situated at approximately 7.5397, 123.1155, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 69.4 meters or 227.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Josefina 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.