Upper Sumilong, Municipality of Payao, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
MunicipalityPayao
Postal code7008
Population (2015)489
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.5673, 122.8571

Upper Sumilong is a barangay in the municipality of Payao, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 489. This represented 1.54% of the total population of Payao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Upper Sumilong is 5 to 9, with 78 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 120
1 to 450
5 to 978
10 to 1450
15 to 1951
20 to 2439
25 to 2927
30 to 3426
35 to 3922
40 to 4430
45 to 4930
50 to 5419
55 to 5919
60 to 648
65 to 695
70 to 745
75 to 794
80 and over6
Total489

Historical population

The population of Upper Sumilong grew from 260 in 1990 to 489 in 2015, an increase of 229 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.25%, or a decrease of 62 people, from the previous population of 551 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
260
50313.16%
490-0.56%
482-0.23%
5514.99%
489-2.25%

Location

Upper Sumilong is situated at approximately 7.5673, 122.8571, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 34.4 meters or 112.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Upper Sumilong 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.