Busol, Municipality of Tigbao, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityTigbao
Postal code7043
Population (2015)714
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.8761, 123.2460

Busol is a barangay in the municipality of Tigbao, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 714. This represented 3.40% of the total population of Tigbao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Busol is 5 to 9, with 99 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 116
1 to 482
5 to 999
10 to 1493
15 to 1967
20 to 2435
25 to 2946
30 to 3448
35 to 3951
40 to 4427
45 to 4931
50 to 5427
55 to 5933
60 to 6418
65 to 6915
70 to 7410
75 to 798
80 and over8
Total714

Historical population

The population of Busol grew from 568 in 1990 to 714 in 2015, an increase of 146 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.53%, or an increase of 119 people, from the previous population of 595 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
568
6001.03%
586-0.50%
6331.07%
595-2.23%
7143.53%

Location

Busol is situated at approximately 7.8761, 123.2460, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 322.1 meters or 1,056.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Busol 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.