Esperanza, Municipality of Norala, Province of South Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceSouth Cotabato
MunicipalityNorala
Postal code9508
Population (2015)2,269
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.4761, 124.6770

Esperanza is a barangay in the municipality of Norala, in the province of South Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,269. This represented 4.86% of the total population of Norala.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Esperanza is 15 to 19, with 230 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 24 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 137
1 to 4171
5 to 9229
10 to 14220
15 to 19230
20 to 24210
25 to 29203
30 to 34156
35 to 39149
40 to 44134
45 to 49129
50 to 54121
55 to 5988
60 to 6466
65 to 6948
70 to 7428
75 to 7924
80 and over26
Total2,269

Historical population

The population of Esperanza grew from 1,812 in 1990 to 2,269 in 2015, an increase of 457 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.17%, or a decrease of 20 people, from the previous population of 2,289 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,812
1,9771.65%
2,1511.83%
2,2810.81%
2,2890.13%
2,269-0.17%

Location

Esperanza is situated at approximately 6.4761, 124.6770, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 123.5 meters or 405.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Esperanza 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.