Upper Sulitan, Municipality of Naga, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
MunicipalityNaga
Postal code7004
Population (2015)1,599
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.8609, 122.7140

Upper Sulitan is a barangay in the municipality of Naga, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,599. This represented 4.15% of the total population of Naga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Upper Sulitan is 5 to 9, with 194 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 19 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 125
1 to 4175
5 to 9194
10 to 14189
15 to 19120
20 to 24124
25 to 29114
30 to 34109
35 to 3995
40 to 4486
45 to 4971
50 to 5465
55 to 5956
60 to 6458
65 to 6946
70 to 7427
75 to 7926
80 and over19
Total1,599

Historical population

The population of Upper Sulitan fell from 1,765 in 1990 to 1,599 in 2015, a decrease of 166 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.88%, or a decrease of 265 people, from the previous population of 1,864 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,765
1,500-3.00%
1,5700.98%
1,561-0.08%
1,8646.67%
1,599-2.88%

Location

Upper Sulitan is situated at approximately 7.8609, 122.7140, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 126.3 meters or 414.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Upper Sulitan 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.