Tonggasang, Municipality of Pangutaran, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityPangutaran
Postal code7414
Population (2015)1,187
Coordinates6.3068, 120.6486

Tonggasang is a barangay in the municipality of Pangutaran, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,187. This represented 3.88% of the total population of Pangutaran.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tonggasang is 5 to 9, with 201 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 115
1 to 4129
5 to 9201
10 to 14182
15 to 19106
20 to 2481
25 to 29132
30 to 3490
35 to 3982
40 to 4462
45 to 4941
50 to 5428
55 to 5918
60 to 649
65 to 696
70 to 743
75 to 791
80 and over1
Total1,187

Historical population

The population of Tonggasang grew from 824 in 1990 to 1,187 in 2015, an increase of 363 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.02%, or an increase of 1 people, from the previous population of 1,186 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
824
1,0524.68%
1,0740.44%
1,2572.19%
1,186-2.09%
1,1870.02%

Location

Tonggasang is situated at approximately 6.3068, 120.6486. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 2.2 meters or 7.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tonggasang 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.