Cogon, Municipality of Bulusan, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityBulusan
Postal code4704
Population (2015)330
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.7189, 124.1247

Cogon is a barangay in the municipality of Bulusan, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 330. This represented 1.44% of the total population of Bulusan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cogon is 15 to 19, with 44 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges Under 1, and 70 to 74, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 16
1 to 429
5 to 936
10 to 1442
15 to 1944
20 to 2415
25 to 299
30 to 3420
35 to 3918
40 to 4426
45 to 4921
50 to 5412
55 to 599
60 to 6416
65 to 697
70 to 746
75 to 797
80 and over7
Total330

Historical population

The population of Cogon grew from 322 in 1990 to 330 in 2015, an increase of 8 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.45%, or a decrease of 8 people, from the previous population of 338 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
322
286-2.20%
268-1.38%
3192.43%
3382.13%
330-0.45%

Location

Cogon is situated at approximately 12.7189, 124.1247, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 148.4 meters or 486.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cogon 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.