Taruc, 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)1,237
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.6588, 122.3661

Taruc is a barangay in the municipality of Roseller Lim, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,237. This represented 2.83% 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 Taruc is 5 to 9, with 168 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 118
1 to 4165
5 to 9168
10 to 14130
15 to 19133
20 to 24128
25 to 2995
30 to 3490
35 to 3967
40 to 4441
45 to 4959
50 to 5446
55 to 5931
60 to 6424
65 to 6917
70 to 7413
75 to 799
80 and over3
Total1,237

Historical population

The population of Taruc grew from 611 in 1995 to 1,237 in 2015, an increase of 626 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.19%, or an increase of 240 people, from the previous population of 997 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
611
7133.37%
8312.13%
9976.85%
1,2374.19%

Location

Taruc is situated at approximately 7.6588, 122.3661, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 223.9 meters or 734.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Taruc 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.