Salasang, Municipality of Arakan, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityArakan
Postal code9417
Population (2015)1,474
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.3751, 125.1740

Salasang is a barangay in the municipality of Arakan, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,474. This represented 3.06% of the total population of Arakan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Salasang is 5 to 9, with 196 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 137
1 to 4155
5 to 9196
10 to 14178
15 to 19130
20 to 24126
25 to 2999
30 to 3496
35 to 3984
40 to 4467
45 to 4988
50 to 5473
55 to 5958
60 to 6431
65 to 6910
70 to 7422
75 to 7915
80 and over9
Total1,474

Historical population

The population of Salasang grew from 907 in 1990 to 1,474 in 2015, an increase of 567 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.55%, or an increase of 247 people, from the previous population of 1,227 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
907
1,0653.05%
1,3354.96%
1,207-1.38%
1,2270.60%
1,4743.55%

Location

Salasang is situated at approximately 7.3751, 125.1740, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 329.4 meters or 1,080.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Salasang 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.