Mejo, Municipality of Diplahan, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
MunicipalityDiplahan
Postal code7039
Population (2015)752
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.7157, 122.9456

Mejo is a barangay in the municipality of Diplahan, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 752. This represented 2.32% of the total population of Diplahan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Mejo is 5 to 9, with 89 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 115
1 to 475
5 to 989
10 to 1471
15 to 1964
20 to 2465
25 to 2981
30 to 3460
35 to 3945
40 to 4435
45 to 4936
50 to 5435
55 to 5931
60 to 6421
65 to 6915
70 to 745
75 to 797
80 and over2
Total752

Historical population

The population of Mejo grew from 642 in 1990 to 752 in 2015, an increase of 110 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.54%, or an increase of 21 people, from the previous population of 731 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
642
6750.94%
491-6.60%
6193.25%
7316.24%
7520.54%

Location

Mejo is situated at approximately 7.7157, 122.9456, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 17.7 meters or 58.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Mejo 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.