La Dicha, Municipality of Malangas, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
MunicipalityMalangas
Postal code7038
Population (2015)3,123
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.6872, 123.0096

La Dicha is a barangay in the municipality of Malangas, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,123. This represented 9.36% of the total population of Malangas.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in La Dicha is 10 to 14, with 369 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 23 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 168
1 to 4330
5 to 9359
10 to 14369
15 to 19261
20 to 24273
25 to 29225
30 to 34199
35 to 39189
40 to 44143
45 to 49154
50 to 54160
55 to 59148
60 to 64104
65 to 6950
70 to 7443
75 to 7925
80 and over23
Total3,123

Historical population

The population of La Dicha grew from 2,942 in 1990 to 3,123 in 2015, an increase of 181 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.84%, or an increase of 135 people, from the previous population of 2,988 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,942
2,527-2.81%
2,517-0.08%
2,7010.98%
2,9883.74%
3,1230.84%

Location

La Dicha is situated at approximately 7.6872, 123.0096, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 194.6 meters or 638.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

La Dicha 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.