Gaycon, Municipality of Tungawan, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
MunicipalityTungawan
Postal code7018
Population (2015)1,178
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.6316, 122.3938

Gaycon is a barangay in the municipality of Tungawan, in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,178. This represented 2.80% of the total population of Tungawan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Gaycon is 10 to 14, with 148 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 128
1 to 4130
5 to 9146
10 to 14148
15 to 19123
20 to 24112
25 to 2997
30 to 3467
35 to 3970
40 to 4444
45 to 4955
50 to 5452
55 to 5936
60 to 6430
65 to 6923
70 to 7410
75 to 795
80 and over2
Total1,178

Historical population

The population of Gaycon grew from 402 in 1995 to 1,178 in 2015, an increase of 776 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 11.15%, or an increase of 502 people, from the previous population of 676 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
402
5195.63%
5390.52%
6768.59%
1,17811.15%

Location

Gaycon is situated at approximately 7.6316, 122.3938, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 30.3 meters or 99.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Gaycon 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.