Solama, Municipality of Banisilan, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityBanisilan
Postal code9416
Population (2015)4,306
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.4237, 124.7281

Solama is a barangay in the municipality of Banisilan, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,306. This represented 9.86% of the total population of Banisilan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Solama is 5 to 9, with 623 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1167
1 to 4536
5 to 9623
10 to 14555
15 to 19522
20 to 24433
25 to 29338
30 to 34234
35 to 39218
40 to 44223
45 to 49161
50 to 54109
55 to 5959
60 to 6457
65 to 6937
70 to 7424
75 to 795
80 and over5
Total4,306

Historical population

The population of Solama grew from 1,983 in 1990 to 4,306 in 2015, an increase of 2,323 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.56%, or an increase of 723 people, from the previous population of 3,583 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,983
1,893-0.87%
2,7027.93%
3,0651.75%
3,5835.85%
4,3063.56%

Location

Solama is situated at approximately 7.4237, 124.7281, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 260.9 meters or 856.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Solama 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.