Tong‑tong, Municipality of Siasi, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalitySiasi
Postal code7412
Population (2015)2,086
Philippine major island(s)Siasi
Coordinates5.5404, 120.8249

Tong‑tong is a barangay in the municipality of Siasi, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,086. This represented 3.08% of the total population of Siasi.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tong-tong is 15 to 19, with 345 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 16
1 to 4120
5 to 9270
10 to 14288
15 to 19345
20 to 24233
25 to 29182
30 to 34108
35 to 39113
40 to 44103
45 to 49167
50 to 5446
55 to 5954
60 to 6438
65 to 698
70 to 742
75 to 792
80 and over1
Total2,086

Historical population

The population of Tong-tong grew from 1,217 in 1990 to 2,086 in 2015, an increase of 869 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.94%, or an increase of 467 people, from the previous population of 1,619 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,217
1,4323.09%
1,6012.42%
1,595-0.05%
1,6190.55%
2,0864.94%

Location

Tong‑tong is situated at approximately 5.5404, 120.8249, in the island of Siasi. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.8 meters or 15.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tong‑tong 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.