Compostela, Municipality of Buug, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
MunicipalityBuug
Postal code7009
Population (2015)1,025
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.7088, 123.0637

Compostela is a barangay in the municipality of Buug, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,025. This represented 2.80% of the total population of Buug.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Compostela is 5 to 9, with 126 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 14 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 121
1 to 4115
5 to 9126
10 to 14100
15 to 19107
20 to 2492
25 to 2974
30 to 3459
35 to 3952
40 to 4456
45 to 4941
50 to 5448
55 to 5944
60 to 6424
65 to 6917
70 to 7417
75 to 7914
80 and over18
Total1,025

Historical population

The population of Compostela grew from 904 in 1990 to 1,025 in 2015, an increase of 121 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.02%, or an increase of 102 people, from the previous population of 923 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
904
9300.53%
859-1.69%
8800.33%
9231.75%
1,0252.02%

Location

Compostela is situated at approximately 7.7088, 123.0637, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 253.6 meters or 832.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Compostela 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.