Simacolong, Municipality of Lazi, Province of Siquijor

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceSiquijor
MunicipalityLazi
Postal code6228
Population (2015)1,777
Philippine major island(s)Siquijor
Coordinates9.1244, 123.6565

Simacolong is a barangay in the municipality of Lazi, in the province of Siquijor. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,777. This represented 8.67% of the total population of Lazi.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Simacolong is 5 to 9, with 214 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 22 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 134
1 to 4146
5 to 9214
10 to 14191
15 to 19153
20 to 2491
25 to 2992
30 to 34123
35 to 39141
40 to 44104
45 to 4997
50 to 5491
55 to 5970
60 to 6489
65 to 6961
70 to 7436
75 to 7922
80 and over22
Total1,777

Historical population

The population of Simacolong grew from 1,199 in 1990 to 1,777 in 2015, an increase of 578 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.26%, or a decrease of 24 people, from the previous population of 1,801 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,199
1,2280.45%
1,6276.22%
1,6830.47%
1,8012.50%
1,777-0.26%

Location

Simacolong is situated at approximately 9.1244, 123.6565, in the island of Siquijor. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 91.3 meters or 299.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Simacolong 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.