Upper Sicpao, 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)1,197
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.0706, 123.3870

Upper Sicpao is a barangay in the municipality of Sominot, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,197. This represented 6.46% of the total population of Sominot.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Upper Sicpao is 10 to 14, with 133 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 126
1 to 4124
5 to 9132
10 to 14133
15 to 19116
20 to 24106
25 to 29108
30 to 3488
35 to 3966
40 to 4458
45 to 4938
50 to 5457
55 to 5953
60 to 6427
65 to 6931
70 to 7415
75 to 7913
80 and over6
Total1,197

Historical population

The population of Upper Sicpao fell from 1,265 in 1990 to 1,197 in 2015, a decrease of 68 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.21%, or a decrease of 13 people, from the previous population of 1,210 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,265
1,177-1.34%
1,128-0.91%
1,2221.11%
1,210-0.36%
1,197-0.21%

Location

Upper Sicpao is situated at approximately 8.0706, 123.3870, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 252.6 meters or 828.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Upper Sicpao 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.