Palmera, Municipality of Roseller Lim, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
MunicipalityRoseller Lim
Postal code7002
Population (2015)787
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.6716, 122.3229

Palmera is a barangay in the municipality of Roseller Lim, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 787. This represented 1.80% of the total population of Roseller Lim.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palmera is 5 to 9, with 101 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 126
1 to 488
5 to 9101
10 to 1486
15 to 1977
20 to 2470
25 to 2968
30 to 3451
35 to 3944
40 to 4442
45 to 4934
50 to 5440
55 to 5924
60 to 6413
65 to 698
70 to 747
75 to 795
80 and over3
Total787

Historical population

The population of Palmera fell from 1,527 in 1995 to 787 in 2015, a decrease of 740 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.23%, or a decrease of 99 people, from the previous population of 886 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,527
1,6101.14%
1,560-0.43%
886-18.61%
787-2.23%

Location

Palmera is situated at approximately 7.6716, 122.3229, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 286.3 meters or 939.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palmera 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.