Dampalan, Municipality of Lopez Jaena, Province of Misamis Occidental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Occidental
MunicipalityLopez Jaena
Postal code7208
Population (2015)614
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.5315, 123.7104

Dampalan is a barangay in the municipality of Lopez Jaena, in the province of Misamis Occidental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 614. This represented 2.45% of the total population of Lopez Jaena.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Dampalan is 10 to 14, with 74 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 8 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 18
1 to 447
5 to 970
10 to 1474
15 to 1958
20 to 2447
25 to 2948
30 to 3430
35 to 3931
40 to 4427
45 to 4939
50 to 5421
55 to 5926
60 to 6424
65 to 6923
70 to 7416
75 to 7910
80 and over15
Total614

Historical population

The population of Dampalan grew from 521 in 1990 to 614 in 2015, an increase of 93 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.96%, or an increase of 30 people, from the previous population of 584 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
521
485-1.33%
5753.72%
560-0.36%
5841.54%
6140.96%

Location

Dampalan is situated at approximately 8.5315, 123.7104, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 141.4 meters or 463.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Dampalan 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.