Eastern Poblacion, Municipality of Sominot, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalitySominot
Postal code7022
Population (2015)1,185
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.0389, 123.3967

Eastern Poblacion is a barangay in the municipality of Sominot, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,185. This represented 6.39% of the total population of Sominot.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Eastern Poblacion is 5 to 9, with 140 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 125
1 to 4130
5 to 9140
10 to 14110
15 to 19116
20 to 2494
25 to 2970
30 to 3456
35 to 3974
40 to 4468
45 to 4971
50 to 5458
55 to 5955
60 to 6442
65 to 6924
70 to 7422
75 to 7914
80 and over16
Total1,185

Historical population

The population of Eastern Poblacion grew from 654 in 1990 to 1,185 in 2015, an increase of 531 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.62%, or an increase of 96 people, from the previous population of 1,089 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
654
6770.65%
7843.20%
8741.51%
1,0898.33%
1,1851.62%

Location

Eastern Poblacion is situated at approximately 8.0389, 123.3967, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 304.6 meters or 999.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Eastern Poblacion 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.