Songcuya, Municipality of Diplahan, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
MunicipalityDiplahan
Postal code7039
Population (2015)975
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.7301, 122.9335

Songcuya is a barangay in the municipality of Diplahan, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 975. This represented 3.01% of the total population of Diplahan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Songcuya is 5 to 9, with 151 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 125
1 to 4101
5 to 9151
10 to 14113
15 to 1973
20 to 2480
25 to 2981
30 to 3468
35 to 3961
40 to 4445
45 to 4943
50 to 5430
55 to 5927
60 to 6428
65 to 6918
70 to 7410
75 to 7916
80 and over5
Total975

Historical population

The population of Songcuya grew from 640 in 1990 to 975 in 2015, an increase of 335 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.11%, or an increase of 55 people, from the previous population of 920 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
640
7212.26%
650-2.20%
8303.43%
9203.82%
9751.11%

Location

Songcuya is situated at approximately 7.7301, 122.9335, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 96.1 meters or 315.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Songcuya 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.