Alang‑alang, Municipality of Tambulig, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityTambulig
Postal code7025
Population (2015)1,266
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.0737, 123.5178

Alang‑alang is a barangay in the municipality of Tambulig, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,266. This represented 3.50% of the total population of Tambulig.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Alang-alang is 5 to 9, with 138 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 132
1 to 4126
5 to 9138
10 to 14125
15 to 19120
20 to 24129
25 to 29123
30 to 3486
35 to 3973
40 to 4462
45 to 4963
50 to 5450
55 to 5952
60 to 6433
65 to 6921
70 to 7414
75 to 799
80 and over10
Total1,266

Historical population

The population of Alang-alang grew from 540 in 1990 to 1,266 in 2015, an increase of 726 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 9.05%, or an increase of 463 people, from the previous population of 803 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
540
6423.29%
6580.53%
7441.71%
8032.82%
1,2669.05%

Location

Alang‑alang is situated at approximately 8.0737, 123.5178, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 13.0 meters or 42.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Alang‑alang 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.