Bacalan, Municipality of Ipil, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
MunicipalityIpil
Postal code7001
Population (2015)1,200
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.8159, 122.6352

Bacalan is a barangay in the municipality of Ipil, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,200. This represented 1.61% of the total population of Ipil.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bacalan is 10 to 14, with 156 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 126
1 to 4112
5 to 9150
10 to 14156
15 to 19141
20 to 24110
25 to 2973
30 to 3464
35 to 3971
40 to 4479
45 to 4967
50 to 5445
55 to 5929
60 to 6423
65 to 6918
70 to 7414
75 to 796
80 and over16
Total1,200

Historical population

The population of Bacalan grew from 626 in 1990 to 1,200 in 2015, an increase of 574 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.16%, or a decrease of 76 people, from the previous population of 1,276 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
626
7162.55%
8814.55%
1,1463.69%
1,2763.99%
1,200-1.16%

Location

Bacalan is situated at approximately 7.8159, 122.6352, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 35.0 meters or 114.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bacalan 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.