Dontulan, Municipality of Molave, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityMolave
Postal code7023
Population (2015)581
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.1502, 123.5047

Dontulan is a barangay in the municipality of Molave, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 581. This represented 1.12% of the total population of Molave.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Dontulan is 10 to 14, with 74 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 120
1 to 456
5 to 966
10 to 1474
15 to 1959
20 to 2465
25 to 2942
30 to 3428
35 to 3930
40 to 4420
45 to 4924
50 to 5422
55 to 5921
60 to 6413
65 to 6912
70 to 7416
75 to 799
80 and over4
Total581

Historical population

The population of Dontulan grew from 354 in 1990 to 581 in 2015, an increase of 227 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 3.19%, or a decrease of 108 people, from the previous population of 689 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
354
4153.02%
6038.34%
6531.10%
6891.97%
581-3.19%

Location

Dontulan is situated at approximately 8.1502, 123.5047, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 189.3 meters or 621.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Dontulan 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.