Cogon, Municipality of Gubat, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityGubat
Postal code4710
Population (2015)2,289
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.9350, 124.1278

Cogon is a barangay in the municipality of Gubat, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,289. This represented 3.84% of the total population of Gubat.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cogon is 10 to 14, with 273 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 22 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 132
1 to 4152
5 to 9254
10 to 14273
15 to 19261
20 to 24172
25 to 29140
30 to 34131
35 to 39140
40 to 44160
45 to 49153
50 to 54130
55 to 59107
60 to 6460
65 to 6944
70 to 7435
75 to 7922
80 and over23
Total2,289

Historical population

The population of Cogon grew from 822 in 1990 to 2,289 in 2015, an increase of 1,467 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.16%, or an increase of 243 people, from the previous population of 2,046 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
822
1,0133.99%
1,4477.95%
1,8453.41%
2,0463.84%
2,2892.16%

Location

Cogon is situated at approximately 12.9350, 124.1278, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.3 meters or 14.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cogon shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

(Back to top)

Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.