Bagong Opon, Municipality of Ramon Magsaysay, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityRamon Magsaysay
Postal code7024
Population (2015)550
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.0400, 123.4315

Bagong Opon is a barangay in the municipality of Ramon Magsaysay, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 550. This represented 2.07% of the total population of Ramon Magsaysay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bagong Opon is 5 to 9, with 71 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 116
1 to 444
5 to 971
10 to 1457
15 to 1949
20 to 2451
25 to 2940
30 to 3432
35 to 3927
40 to 4426
45 to 4935
50 to 5425
55 to 5923
60 to 6418
65 to 6915
70 to 748
75 to 794
80 and over9
Total550

Historical population

The population of Bagong Opon fell from 741 in 1990 to 550 in 2015, a decrease of 191 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 3.93%, or a decrease of 129 people, from the previous population of 679 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
741
723-0.46%
607-3.68%
6611.18%
6790.98%
550-3.93%

Location

Bagong Opon is situated at approximately 8.0400, 123.4315, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 170.9 meters or 560.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bagong Opon 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.