Butong, Municipality of Diplahan, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
MunicipalityDiplahan
Postal code7039
Population (2015)867
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.7224, 122.9913

Butong is a barangay in the municipality of Diplahan, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 867. This represented 2.67% of the total population of Diplahan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Butong is 10 to 14, with 119 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 122
1 to 4105
5 to 9114
10 to 14119
15 to 1977
20 to 2459
25 to 2956
30 to 3454
35 to 3958
40 to 4454
45 to 4932
50 to 5426
55 to 5918
60 to 6436
65 to 6917
70 to 7411
75 to 798
80 and over1
Total867

Historical population

The population of Butong grew from 492 in 1990 to 867 in 2015, an increase of 375 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.29%, or an increase of 13 people, from the previous population of 854 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
492
5000.30%
427-3.33%
7077.20%
8547.12%
8670.29%

Location

Butong is situated at approximately 7.7224, 122.9913, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 112.6 meters or 369.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Butong 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.