Porog, Municipality of Bulusan, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityBulusan
Postal code4704
Population (2015)805
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.7778, 124.1426

Porog is a barangay in the municipality of Bulusan, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 805. This represented 3.52% of the total population of Bulusan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Porog is 5 to 9, with 97 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 119
1 to 456
5 to 997
10 to 1478
15 to 1987
20 to 2485
25 to 2961
30 to 3460
35 to 3941
40 to 4439
45 to 4931
50 to 5456
55 to 5928
60 to 6428
65 to 6916
70 to 747
75 to 795
80 and over11
Total805

Historical population

The population of Porog grew from 571 in 1990 to 805 in 2015, an increase of 234 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.85%, or an increase of 35 people, from the previous population of 770 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
571
6863.50%
667-0.60%
7050.77%
7703.26%
8050.85%

Location

Porog is situated at approximately 12.7778, 124.1426, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 55.8 meters or 183.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Porog 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.