Santo Niño, Municipality of Tukuran, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityTukuran
Postal code7019
Population (2015)7,991
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.8524, 123.5833

Santo Niño, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Tukuran, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 7,991. This represented 20.07% of the total population of Tukuran.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Santo Niño is 5 to 9, with 982 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 37 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1177
1 to 4754
5 to 9982
10 to 14882
15 to 19836
20 to 24747
25 to 29567
30 to 34519
35 to 39523
40 to 44424
45 to 49409
50 to 54322
55 to 59282
60 to 64264
65 to 69141
70 to 7481
75 to 7937
80 and over44
Total7,991

Historical population

The population of Santo Niño grew from 6,766 in 1990 to 7,991 in 2015, an increase of 1,225 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.49%, or an increase of 202 people, from the previous population of 7,789 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
6,766
6,698-0.19%
7,1351.36%
7,7471.14%
7,7890.20%
7,9910.49%

Location

Santo Niño is situated at approximately 7.8524, 123.5833, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.8 meters or 15.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Santo Niño 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.