Molatuhan Bajo, 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)832
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.5225, 123.7624

Molatuhan Bajo is a barangay in the municipality of Lopez Jaena, in the province of Misamis Occidental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 832. This represented 3.32% 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 Molatuhan Bajo is 5 to 9, with 93 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 15 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1
1 to 468
5 to 993
10 to 1485
15 to 1980
20 to 2452
25 to 2967
30 to 3436
35 to 3948
40 to 4451
45 to 4944
50 to 5443
55 to 5942
60 to 6441
65 to 6927
70 to 7425
75 to 7915
80 and over15
Total832

Historical population

The population of Molatuhan Bajo grew from 715 in 1990 to 832 in 2015, an increase of 117 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.26%, or an increase of 53 people, from the previous population of 779 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
715
7611.17%
738-0.66%
7410.06%
7791.84%
8321.26%

Location

Molatuhan Bajo is situated at approximately 8.5225, 123.7624, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 47.0 meters or 154.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Molatuhan Bajo 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.