Solar, Municipality of Olutanga, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
MunicipalityOlutanga
Postal code7041
Population (2015)7,429
Philippine major island(s)Olutanga
Coordinates7.3141, 122.8422

Solar, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Olutanga, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 7,429. This represented 22.06% of the total population of Olutanga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Solar is 1 to 4, with 816 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 36 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1218
1 to 4816
5 to 9719
10 to 14718
15 to 19749
20 to 24685
25 to 29602
30 to 34523
35 to 39485
40 to 44451
45 to 49419
50 to 54331
55 to 59238
60 to 64171
65 to 69147
70 to 7466
75 to 7955
80 and over36
Total7,429

Historical population

The population of Solar grew from 4,578 in 1990 to 7,429 in 2015, an increase of 2,851 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.65%, or a decrease of 677 people, from the previous population of 8,106 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
4,578
5,2442.58%
6,5895.02%
8,0572.81%
8,1060.22%
7,429-1.65%

Location

Solar is situated at approximately 7.3141, 122.8422, in the island of Olutanga. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 21.2 meters or 69.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Solar 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.