Bulawan, City of Pagadian, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
CityPagadian
Postal code7016
Population (2015)1,192
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.8713, 123.3843

Bulawan is a barangay in the city of Pagadian, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,192. This represented 0.60% of the total population of Pagadian.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bulawan is 5 to 9, with 155 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 129
1 to 4136
5 to 9155
10 to 14151
15 to 19130
20 to 24100
25 to 2983
30 to 3480
35 to 3972
40 to 4463
45 to 4951
50 to 5449
55 to 5935
60 to 6417
65 to 6917
70 to 7410
75 to 798
80 and over6
Total1,192

Historical population

The population of Bulawan grew from 692 in 1990 to 1,192 in 2015, an increase of 500 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.52%, or an increase of 91 people, from the previous population of 1,101 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
692
8704.38%
8730.07%
1,0001.89%
1,1013.56%
1,1921.52%

Location

Bulawan is situated at approximately 7.8713, 123.3843, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 319.7 meters or 1,048.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bulawan 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.