Masantong, Municipality of Bongao, Province of Tawi-Tawi

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceTawi-Tawi
MunicipalityBongao
Postal code7500
Population (2015)938
Philippine major island(s)Tawitawi
Coordinates5.0695, 119.8269

Masantong is a barangay in the municipality of Bongao, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 938. This represented 0.93% of the total population of Bongao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Masantong is 10 to 14, with 149 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 134
1 to 4122
5 to 9121
10 to 14149
15 to 19105
20 to 2473
25 to 2948
30 to 3450
35 to 3961
40 to 4439
45 to 4951
50 to 5436
55 to 5923
60 to 649
65 to 6910
70 to 743
75 to 79
80 and over4
Total938

Historical population

The population of Masantong grew from 633 in 1990 to 938 in 2015, an increase of 305 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.96%, or an increase of 91 people, from the previous population of 847 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
633
6721.13%
7201.49%
1,2087.40%
847-12.12%
9381.96%

Location

Masantong is situated at approximately 5.0695, 119.8269, in the island of Tawitawi. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.9 meters or 16.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Masantong 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.