Bagong Silang, Municipality of Mabuhay, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
MunicipalityMabuhay
Postal code7010
Population (2015)1,486
Philippine major island(s)Olutanga
Coordinates7.3979, 122.9070

Bagong Silang is a barangay in the municipality of Mabuhay, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,486. This represented 4.03% of the total population of Mabuhay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bagong Silang is 5 to 9, with 196 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 151
1 to 4164
5 to 9196
10 to 14189
15 to 19150
20 to 24178
25 to 29162
30 to 3490
35 to 3975
40 to 4467
45 to 4945
50 to 5437
55 to 5930
60 to 6419
65 to 6918
70 to 749
75 to 794
80 and over2
Total1,486

Historical population

The population of Bagong Silang grew from 540 in 1990 to 1,486 in 2015, an increase of 946 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 3.22%, or a decrease of 279 people, from the previous population of 1,765 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
540
8278.31%
1,1507.33%
1,5894.56%
1,7653.90%
1,486-3.22%

Location

Bagong Silang is situated at approximately 7.3979, 122.9070, in the island of Olutanga. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 27.2 meters or 89.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bagong Silang 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.