Bonga, Municipality of Bulan, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityBulan
Postal code4706
Population (2015)613
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.6307, 123.9477

Bonga is a barangay in the municipality of Bulan, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 613. This represented 0.61% of the total population of Bulan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bonga is 10 to 14, with 97 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 18
1 to 470
5 to 988
10 to 1497
15 to 1949
20 to 2441
25 to 2942
30 to 3445
35 to 3942
40 to 4426
45 to 4923
50 to 5417
55 to 5923
60 to 6420
65 to 697
70 to 745
75 to 798
80 and over2
Total613

Historical population

The population of Bonga grew from 368 in 1990 to 613 in 2015, an increase of 245 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.56%, or an increase of 128 people, from the previous population of 485 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
368
355-0.67%
3761.24%
357-0.71%
48511.80%
6134.56%

Location

Bonga is situated at approximately 12.6307, 123.9477, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 32.0 meters or 105.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bonga 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.