Dungon, Municipality of Banguingui, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityBanguingui
Postal code7406
Population (2015)3,500
Coordinates6.1488, 121.8207

Dungon is a barangay in the municipality of Banguingui, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,500. This represented 14.49% of the total population of Banguingui.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Dungon is 5 to 9, with 548 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1142
1 to 4535
5 to 9548
10 to 14451
15 to 19342
20 to 24185
25 to 29229
30 to 34262
35 to 39288
40 to 44243
45 to 49121
50 to 5473
55 to 5925
60 to 6423
65 to 6914
70 to 747
75 to 7911
80 and over1
Total3,500

Historical population

The population of Dungon grew from 1,874 in 1990 to 3,500 in 2015, an increase of 1,626 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.26%, or an increase of 543 people, from the previous population of 2,957 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,874
2,2613.58%
2,5872.93%
3,4323.98%
2,957-5.28%
3,5003.26%

Location

Dungon is situated at approximately 6.1488, 121.8207. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 58.1 meters or 190.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Dungon 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.