Upper Suyan, Municipality of Malapatan, Province of Sarangani

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceSarangani
MunicipalityMalapatan
Postal code9516
Population (2015)5,317
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.0674, 125.4533

Upper Suyan is a barangay in the municipality of Malapatan, in the province of Sarangani. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 5,317. This represented 6.91% of the total population of Malapatan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Upper Suyan is 5 to 9, with 745 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1142
1 to 4548
5 to 9745
10 to 14713
15 to 19696
20 to 24540
25 to 29444
30 to 34317
35 to 39376
40 to 44262
45 to 49201
50 to 54118
55 to 5997
60 to 6458
65 to 6939
70 to 7413
75 to 796
80 and over2
Total5,317

Historical population

The population of Upper Suyan grew from 1,544 in 1990 to 5,317 in 2015, an increase of 3,773 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.60%, or an increase of 426 people, from the previous population of 4,891 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,544
2,5679.99%
3,1984.83%
4,8605.94%
4,8910.23%
5,3171.60%

Location

Upper Suyan is situated at approximately 6.0674, 125.4533, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 547.9 meters or 1,797.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Upper Suyan 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.