Poblacion VIII, City of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
CityCotabato City
Postal code9600
Population (2015)8,786
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.2071, 124.2368

Poblacion VIII is a barangay in Cotabato City. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 8,786. This represented 2.93% of the total population of Cotabato City.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Poblacion VIII is 10 to 14, with 992 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 50 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1185
1 to 4780
5 to 9925
10 to 14992
15 to 19961
20 to 24929
25 to 29723
30 to 34652
35 to 39585
40 to 44540
45 to 49455
50 to 54293
55 to 59241
60 to 64213
65 to 69137
70 to 7473
75 to 7952
80 and over50
Total8,786

Historical population

The population of Poblacion VIII grew from 914 in 1990 to 8,786 in 2015, an increase of 7,872 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.66%, or an increase of 2,206 people, from the previous population of 6,580 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
914
1,0512.65%
2,25017.73%
6,23215.09%
6,5802.00%
8,7865.66%

Location

Poblacion VIII is situated at approximately 7.2071, 124.2368, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 5.0 meters or 16.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Poblacion VIII 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.