Balabawan, Municipality of Pitogo, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityPitogo
Postal code7033
Population (2015)1,166
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.4675, 123.3053

Balabawan is a barangay in the municipality of Pitogo, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,166. This represented 4.31% of the total population of Pitogo.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balabawan is 5 to 9, with 157 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 113
1 to 4100
5 to 9157
10 to 14112
15 to 19105
20 to 2488
25 to 2975
30 to 3474
35 to 3968
40 to 4478
45 to 4981
50 to 5474
55 to 5931
60 to 6432
65 to 6921
70 to 7421
75 to 7919
80 and over17
Total1,166

Historical population

The population of Balabawan fell from 1,183 in 1990 to 1,166 in 2015, a decrease of 17 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.13%, or an increase of 8 people, from the previous population of 1,158 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,183
1,2861.58%
1,3521.08%
1,306-0.48%
1,158-4.28%
1,1660.13%

Location

Balabawan is situated at approximately 7.4675, 123.3053, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.6 meters or 24.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balabawan 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.