Melilia, Municipality of Santa Cruz, Province of Davao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionDavao Region (Region XI)
ProvinceDavao del Sur
MunicipalitySanta Cruz
Postal code8001
Population (2015)810
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.8512, 125.3554

Melilia is a barangay in the municipality of Santa Cruz, in the province of Davao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 810. This represented 0.89% of the total population of Santa Cruz.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Melilia is 10 to 14, with 94 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 118
1 to 481
5 to 984
10 to 1494
15 to 1977
20 to 2460
25 to 2957
30 to 3444
35 to 3971
40 to 4458
45 to 4937
50 to 5433
55 to 5936
60 to 6423
65 to 6915
70 to 749
75 to 795
80 and over8
Total810

Historical population

The population of Melilia grew from 708 in 1990 to 810 in 2015, an increase of 102 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.98%, or a decrease of 43 people, from the previous population of 853 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
708
8403.25%
8690.73%
781-1.46%
8533.26%
810-0.98%

Location

Melilia is situated at approximately 6.8512, 125.3554, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 607.9 meters or 1,994.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Melilia 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.