Gonosan, 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)1,405
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.1634, 123.4989

Gonosan is a barangay in the municipality of Molave, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,405. This represented 2.70% of the total population of Molave.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Gonosan is 5 to 9, with 157 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 116
1 to 4113
5 to 9157
10 to 14152
15 to 19139
20 to 24134
25 to 29102
30 to 3496
35 to 3976
40 to 4466
45 to 4986
50 to 5462
55 to 5956
60 to 6445
65 to 6947
70 to 7427
75 to 7917
80 and over14
Total1,405

Historical population

The population of Gonosan grew from 840 in 1990 to 1,405 in 2015, an increase of 565 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.79%, or an increase of 57 people, from the previous population of 1,348 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
840
1,0013.34%
1,2214.35%
1,3281.17%
1,3480.55%
1,4050.79%

Location

Gonosan is situated at approximately 8.1634, 123.4989, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 247.4 meters or 811.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Gonosan 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.