Ampusongan, Municipality of Bakun, Province of Benguet

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceBenguet
MunicipalityBakun
Postal code2610
Population (2015)2,625
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates16.7611, 120.7284

Ampusongan is a barangay in the municipality of Bakun, in the province of Benguet. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,625. This represented 17.09% of the total population of Bakun.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Ampusongan is 20 to 24, with 278 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 153
1 to 4215
5 to 9237
10 to 14250
15 to 19270
20 to 24278
25 to 29263
30 to 34215
35 to 39182
40 to 44152
45 to 49132
50 to 54107
55 to 5991
60 to 6462
65 to 6953
70 to 7428
75 to 7919
80 and over18
Total2,625

Historical population

The population of Ampusongan grew from 1,763 in 1990 to 2,625 in 2015, an increase of 862 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.62%, or an increase of 447 people, from the previous population of 2,178 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,763
1,9291.70%
1,923-0.07%
2,0340.78%
2,1782.52%
2,6253.62%

Location

Ampusongan is situated at approximately 16.7611, 120.7284, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 1,481.9 meters or 4,861.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Ampusongan 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.