Tongsengal, Municipality of Sumisip, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
MunicipalitySumisip
Postal code7305
Population (2015)1,036
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.4531, 122.0704

Tongsengal is a barangay in the municipality of Sumisip, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,036. This represented 2.48% of the total population of Sumisip.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tongsengal is 5 to 9, with 151 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 124
1 to 4114
5 to 9151
10 to 14129
15 to 19111
20 to 2491
25 to 2971
30 to 3472
35 to 3951
40 to 4461
45 to 4943
50 to 5432
55 to 5926
60 to 6420
65 to 6910
70 to 7419
75 to 796
80 and over5
Total1,036

Historical population

The population of Tongsengal grew from 1,035 in 1990 to 1,036 in 2015, an increase of 1 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.05%, or a decrease of 59 people, from the previous population of 1,095 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,035
1,1201.49%
1,112-0.15%
1,2641.78%
1,095-5.09%
1,036-1.05%

Location

Tongsengal is situated at approximately 6.4531, 122.0704, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 245.3 meters or 804.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tongsengal 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.