Upper Nilo, 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)997
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.8436, 123.2394

Upper Nilo is a barangay in the municipality of Tigbao, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 997. This represented 4.75% of the total population of Tigbao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Upper Nilo is 5 to 9, with 135 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 120
1 to 4108
5 to 9135
10 to 14119
15 to 19103
20 to 2497
25 to 2951
30 to 3461
35 to 3953
40 to 4461
45 to 4934
50 to 5448
55 to 5936
60 to 6428
65 to 6916
70 to 7412
75 to 797
80 and over8
Total997

Historical population

The population of Upper Nilo grew from 431 in 1990 to 997 in 2015, an increase of 566 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.86%, or an increase of 92 people, from the previous population of 905 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
431
85013.57%
766-2.21%
8271.06%
9053.34%
9971.86%

Location

Upper Nilo is situated at approximately 7.8436, 123.2394, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 395.1 meters or 1,296.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Upper Nilo 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.