Guitom, Municipality of Buug, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
MunicipalityBuug
Postal code7009
Population (2015)306
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.7574, 123.0208

Guitom is a barangay in the municipality of Buug, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 306. This represented 0.84% of the total population of Buug.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Guitom is 5 to 9, with 50 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 50 to 54, and 70 to 74, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 15
1 to 437
5 to 950
10 to 1434
15 to 1920
20 to 2427
25 to 2920
30 to 3429
35 to 3922
40 to 4413
45 to 4911
50 to 544
55 to 5910
60 to 648
65 to 695
70 to 744
75 to 797
80 and over
Total306

Historical population

The population of Guitom fell from 398 in 1990 to 306 in 2015, a decrease of 92 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 8.64%, or a decrease of 186 people, from the previous population of 492 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
398
4060.37%
375-1.69%
3880.47%
4929.03%
306-8.64%

Location

Guitom is situated at approximately 7.7574, 123.0208, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 201.1 meters or 659.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Guitom 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.