New Oroquieta, Municipality of Tabina, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityTabina
Postal code7034
Population (2015)718
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.4283, 123.4124

New Oroquieta is a barangay in the municipality of Tabina, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 718. This represented 2.87% of the total population of Tabina.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in New Oroquieta is 5 to 9, with 101 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 70 to 74, and 80 and over, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 115
1 to 467
5 to 9101
10 to 1495
15 to 1963
20 to 2460
25 to 2952
30 to 3442
35 to 3937
40 to 4427
45 to 4934
50 to 5432
55 to 5927
60 to 6416
65 to 6919
70 to 749
75 to 7913
80 and over9
Total718

Historical population

The population of New Oroquieta fell from 762 in 1990 to 718 in 2015, a decrease of 44 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.99%, or a decrease of 80 people, from the previous population of 798 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
762
717-1.13%
703-0.42%
7571.03%
7981.94%
718-1.99%

Location

New Oroquieta is situated at approximately 7.4283, 123.4124, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 161.4 meters or 529.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

New Oroquieta 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.