Goma, City of Digos, Province of Davao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionDavao Region (Region XI)
ProvinceDavao del Sur
CityDigos
Postal code8002
Population (2020)4,358
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.8214, 125.3021 (6° 49' North, 125° 18' East)
Estimated elevation above sea level178.3 meters (585.0 feet)

Goma is a barangay in the city of Digos, in the province of Davao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2020 Census was 4,358. This represented 2.31% of the total population of Digos.

Demographics

Households

The household population of Goma in the 2015 Census was 4,083 broken down into 1,051 households or an average of 3.88 members per household.

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Number of households in Goma (1990‑2015)
Census dateHousehold populationNumber of householdsAverage household size
3,2606015.42
2,8925944.87
3,8358054.76
3,4696465.37
3,6768934.12
4,0831,0513.88

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Goma is 5 to 9, with 471 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 33 individuals.

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Population of Goma by age group (2015 census)
Age groupPopulation (2015)Age group percentage
Under 11072.61%
1 to 43578.72%
5 to 947111.51%
10 to 1443110.53%
15 to 193969.68%
20 to 243378.23%
25 to 292887.04%
30 to 342987.28%
35 to 392556.23%
40 to 442486.06%
45 to 492014.91%
50 to 542095.11%
55 to 591483.62%
60 to 641373.35%
65 to 69912.22%
70 to 74491.20%
75 to 79370.90%
80 and over330.81%
Total4,093100.00%
  • Youth Dependency Ratio: 54.27
  • Old Age Dependency Ratio: 8.34
  • Total Dependency Ratio: 62.61
  • Median Age: 24.22

Historical population

The population of Goma grew from 3,260 in 1990 to 4,358 in 2020, an increase of 1,098 people over the course of 30 years. The latest census figures in 2020 denote a positive growth rate of 1.33%, or an increase of 265 people, from the previous population of 4,093 in 2015.

Population of Goma (1990‑2020)
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,260
2,892-2.22%
3,8356.24%
3,469-1.37%
3,6762.13%
4,0932.07%
4,3581.33%

Location

Goma is situated at approximately 6.8214, 125.3021, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 178.3 meters or 585.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Goma shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

Notes

  1. Data on population, and households, are from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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