#ABOUT #POPULATION NOVEMBER 20, 2019



Population




Social Composition and Characteristics


Dialect

Dialect
Tagalog language is predominantly spoken by San Josenian especially in urban areas, 72.10% of its total population speak this dialect.


Religious Sects

Religious Sects
San Jose City has over 40 religious sects. However, majority of its people are Roman Catholics (95,482) followed by Iglesia Ni Cristo (7,418).



Population Size, Growth Rate and Distribution


Urban-Rural Distribution

Distribution of Population
The City of San Jose has a total population of 141,581 as of December 2015, based on the update conducted by the City Population Office.


Birth and Death Rate


Birth and Death Rate

Birth and Death Rate
The crude birth rate of the city is 20.24 as of 2015 while the crude death rate is 6.67.



Population Density Per Barangay


Population Density Per Barangay

Population Density Per Barangay
The city’s population of 141,581 is distributed over 38 barangays, which is divided into the rural area consisting of 28 barangays and the urban area consisting of 10 barangays to name; barangays Abar 1st, Malasin, Calaocan, Sibut, Sto. Nino 1st, F.E. Marcos, C. Ramos, R. Rueda, R. Eugenio and C. Sanchez.


Age-Sex Distribution, Ratio and Dependency Ratio


Age-Sex Distribution, Ratio and Dependency Ratio

Age Sex Ratio
Based on the age distribution of the January up to December 2015 population, the dependency ratio is 31.62% (43,859), which means that less than half of the population is dependent.




Present Status of Well Being


Health

Social Welfare

Table 18
In the whole 38 barangays of the city there are around 58 Day Care Centers which are being operated by the City Social Welfare and Development Office. There are 2,571 number of children enrolled during school year 2015 handled by 61 Day Care Workers. In some barangays with voluminous enrollment, the Day Care Workers hold two class sessions.




Labor Force

Based on the 2015 statistics, the city has a potential labor force of 86,836 representing 62.90% of the total population.