Simsiman, Municipality of Norala, Province of South Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceSouth Cotabato
MunicipalityNorala
Postal code9508
Population (2015)3,604
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.5377, 124.6622

Simsiman is a barangay in the municipality of Norala, in the province of South Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,604. This represented 7.73% of the total population of Norala.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Simsiman is 20 to 24, with 402 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 19 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 170
1 to 4315
5 to 9370
10 to 14361
15 to 19390
20 to 24402
25 to 29332
30 to 34256
35 to 39229
40 to 44192
45 to 49192
50 to 54134
55 to 59120
60 to 6488
65 to 6964
70 to 7442
75 to 7928
80 and over19
Total3,604

Historical population

The population of Simsiman grew from 2,633 in 1990 to 3,604 in 2015, an increase of 971 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.48%, or an increase of 90 people, from the previous population of 3,514 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,633
2,9762.32%
3,0880.80%
3,5231.83%
3,514-0.09%
3,6040.48%

Location

Simsiman is situated at approximately 6.5377, 124.6622, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 96.2 meters or 315.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Simsiman 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.