Pinontingan, Municipality of Gubat, Province of Sorsogon

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
MunicipalityGubat
Postal code4710
Population (2015)1,265
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates12.9193, 124.1235

Pinontingan, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Gubat, in the province of Sorsogon. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,265. This represented 2.12% of the total population of Gubat.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Pinontingan is 10 to 14, with 123 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 15 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 115
1 to 486
5 to 9117
10 to 14123
15 to 19116
20 to 2494
25 to 2967
30 to 3494
35 to 3961
40 to 4480
45 to 4981
50 to 5476
55 to 5960
60 to 6449
65 to 6945
70 to 7435
75 to 7930
80 and over36
Total1,265

Historical population

The population of Pinontingan fell from 1,452 in 1990 to 1,265 in 2015, a decrease of 187 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.31%, or a decrease of 165 people, from the previous population of 1,430 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,452
1,346-1.41%
1,179-2.80%
1,3231.60%
1,4302.87%
1,265-2.31%

Location

Pinontingan is situated at approximately 12.9193, 124.1235, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.1 meters or 29.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Pinontingan 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.