Buayan, Municipality of Kabasalan, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
MunicipalityKabasalan
Postal code7005
Population (2015)2,412
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.7858, 122.7981

Buayan is a barangay in the municipality of Kabasalan, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,412. This represented 5.44% of the total population of Kabasalan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buayan is 10 to 14, with 281 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 163
1 to 4240
5 to 9279
10 to 14281
15 to 19237
20 to 24227
25 to 29149
30 to 34171
35 to 39128
40 to 44141
45 to 49118
50 to 54115
55 to 5980
60 to 6459
65 to 6949
70 to 7429
75 to 7928
80 and over18
Total2,412

Historical population

The population of Buayan grew from 1,881 in 1990 to 2,412 in 2015, an increase of 531 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.82%, or an increase of 328 people, from the previous population of 2,084 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,881
1,703-1.85%
1,8361.63%
2,0441.49%
2,0840.71%
2,4122.82%

Location

Buayan is situated at approximately 7.7858, 122.7981, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 49.1 meters or 161.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buayan 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.