Somagongsong, Municipality of Bulan, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityBulan
Postal code4706
Population (2015)1,294
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.7087, 123.8973

Somagongsong is a barangay in the municipality of Bulan, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,294. This represented 1.29% of the total population of Bulan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Somagongsong is 10 to 14, with 159 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 125
1 to 4126
5 to 9143
10 to 14159
15 to 19142
20 to 24102
25 to 2971
30 to 3478
35 to 3975
40 to 4489
45 to 4977
50 to 5457
55 to 5950
60 to 6435
65 to 6919
70 to 7422
75 to 7912
80 and over12
Total1,294

Historical population

The population of Somagongsong grew from 818 in 1990 to 1,294 in 2015, an increase of 476 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.60%, or an increase of 40 people, from the previous population of 1,254 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
818
9352.54%
9961.36%
1,2332.99%
1,2540.62%
1,2940.60%

Location

Somagongsong is situated at approximately 12.7087, 123.8973, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 16.7 meters or 54.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Somagongsong 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.