Cogon, Municipality of Casiguran, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityCasiguran
Postal code4702
Population (2015)908
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.8603, 124.0364

Cogon is a barangay in the municipality of Casiguran, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 908. This represented 2.76% of the total population of Casiguran.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cogon is 10 to 14, with 122 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 114
1 to 492
5 to 9121
10 to 14122
15 to 1990
20 to 2462
25 to 2959
30 to 3456
35 to 3965
40 to 4453
45 to 4933
50 to 5429
55 to 5929
60 to 6438
65 to 6915
70 to 7418
75 to 7910
80 and over2
Total908

Historical population

The population of Cogon grew from 625 in 1990 to 908 in 2015, an increase of 283 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.65%, or an increase of 75 people, from the previous population of 833 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
625
7363.11%
7861.42%
7960.17%
8331.67%
9081.65%

Location

Cogon is situated at approximately 12.8603, 124.0364, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 52.0 meters or 170.6 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.