Batungan, Municipality of Tungawan, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
MunicipalityTungawan
Postal code7018
Population (2015)1,565
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.5400, 122.3033

Batungan is a barangay in the municipality of Tungawan, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,565. This represented 3.72% of the total population of Tungawan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Batungan is 5 to 9, with 216 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 128
1 to 4190
5 to 9216
10 to 14194
15 to 19157
20 to 24156
25 to 29109
30 to 3483
35 to 39106
40 to 4477
45 to 4958
50 to 5454
55 to 5956
60 to 6436
65 to 6925
70 to 749
75 to 797
80 and over4
Total1,565

Historical population

The population of Batungan grew from 529 in 1990 to 1,565 in 2015, an increase of 1,036 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.27%, or an increase of 174 people, from the previous population of 1,391 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
529
8749.86%
1,0473.95%
1,2342.29%
1,3914.46%
1,5652.27%

Location

Batungan is situated at approximately 7.5400, 122.3033, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 194.3 meters or 637.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Batungan 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.