Bulawan, Municipality of San Miguel, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalitySan Miguel
Postal code7029
Population (2015)965
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.6303, 123.2640

Bulawan is a barangay in the municipality of San Miguel, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 965. This represented 5.02% of the total population of San Miguel.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bulawan is 15 to 19, with 106 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 125
1 to 478
5 to 993
10 to 1496
15 to 19106
20 to 24100
25 to 2971
30 to 3474
35 to 3955
40 to 4450
45 to 4952
50 to 5450
55 to 5938
60 to 6430
65 to 6919
70 to 7413
75 to 7911
80 and over4
Total965

Historical population

The population of Bulawan grew from 596 in 1990 to 965 in 2015, an increase of 369 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.79%, or an increase of 39 people, from the previous population of 926 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
596
6802.50%
7251.38%
8392.03%
9263.66%
9650.79%

Location

Bulawan is situated at approximately 7.6303, 123.2640, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 350.9 meters or 1,151.2 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.