Bula, City of General Santos

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
CityGeneral Santos
Postal code9500
Population (2015)31,363
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.1039, 125.1927

Bula is a barangay in the city of General Santos. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 31,363. This represented 5.28% of the total population of General Santos.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bula is 15 to 19, with 3,414 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 167 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1661
1 to 42,511
5 to 92,917
10 to 142,871
15 to 193,414
20 to 243,378
25 to 293,001
30 to 342,301
35 to 391,951
40 to 441,773
45 to 491,861
50 to 541,588
55 to 591,135
60 to 64852
65 to 69507
70 to 74283
75 to 79192
80 and over167
Total31,363

Historical population

The population of Bula grew from 26,886 in 1990 to 31,363 in 2015, an increase of 4,477 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.60%, or a decrease of 1,001 people, from the previous population of 32,364 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
26,886
29,8691.99%
32,4201.77%
34,6970.94%
32,364-2.50%
31,363-0.60%

Location

Bula is situated at approximately 6.1039, 125.1927, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 5.1 meters or 16.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bula 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.