Bobongan, 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)1,284
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.9937, 123.4642

Bobongan 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 1,284. This represented 4.83% 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 Bobongan is 5 to 9, with 152 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 130
1 to 4113
5 to 9152
10 to 14134
15 to 19141
20 to 24133
25 to 2989
30 to 3489
35 to 3967
40 to 4469
45 to 4972
50 to 5453
55 to 5943
60 to 6439
65 to 6921
70 to 7414
75 to 7911
80 and over14
Total1,284

Historical population

The population of Bobongan grew from 995 in 1990 to 1,284 in 2015, an increase of 289 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.03%, or a decrease of 146 people, from the previous population of 1,430 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
995
1,1362.51%
1,2692.40%
1,4101.46%
1,4300.51%
1,284-2.03%

Location

Bobongan is situated at approximately 7.9937, 123.4642, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 266.2 meters or 873.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bobongan 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.