Simata, 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)1,506
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.2101, 123.4664

Simata is a barangay in the municipality of Molave, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,506. This represented 2.90% of the total population of Molave.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Simata is 5 to 9, with 201 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 129
1 to 4139
5 to 9201
10 to 14192
15 to 19128
20 to 24115
25 to 29115
30 to 34101
35 to 3996
40 to 4480
45 to 4969
50 to 5465
55 to 5959
60 to 6443
65 to 6935
70 to 7416
75 to 7911
80 and over12
Total1,506

Historical population

The population of Simata grew from 1,023 in 1990 to 1,506 in 2015, an increase of 483 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.68%, or an increase of 53 people, from the previous population of 1,453 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,023
1,0730.90%
1,3204.54%
1,4261.07%
1,4530.69%
1,5060.68%

Location

Simata is situated at approximately 8.2101, 123.4664, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 301.7 meters or 989.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Simata 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.