Tapian, 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)435
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.6235, 123.2726

Tapian 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 435. This represented 2.27% 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 Tapian is 20 to 24, with 57 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 16
1 to 452
5 to 946
10 to 1444
15 to 1944
20 to 2457
25 to 2935
30 to 3426
35 to 3923
40 to 4420
45 to 4920
50 to 5419
55 to 5917
60 to 648
65 to 694
70 to 745
75 to 792
80 and over7
Total435

Historical population

The population of Tapian fell from 552 in 1990 to 435 in 2015, a decrease of 117 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.71%, or an increase of 57 people, from the previous population of 378 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
552
475-2.78%
288-10.17%
3522.81%
3782.63%
4352.71%

Location

Tapian is situated at approximately 7.6235, 123.2726, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 394.1 meters or 1,293.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tapian 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.