Guma, Municipality of Midsalip, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityMidsalip
Postal code7021
Population (2015)783
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.0342, 123.3322

Guma is a barangay in the municipality of Midsalip, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 783. This represented 2.44% of the total population of Midsalip.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Guma is 20 to 24, with 99 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 121
1 to 483
5 to 996
10 to 1475
15 to 1993
20 to 2499
25 to 2950
30 to 3444
35 to 3929
40 to 4445
45 to 4936
50 to 5435
55 to 5935
60 to 6417
65 to 699
70 to 745
75 to 798
80 and over3
Total783

Historical population

The population of Guma grew from 629 in 1990 to 783 in 2015, an increase of 154 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.31%, or a decrease of 56 people, from the previous population of 839 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
629
6921.80%
7712.34%
8280.99%
8390.48%
783-1.31%

Location

Guma is situated at approximately 8.0342, 123.3322, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 287.7 meters or 943.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Guma 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.