Tongsinah, 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)1,015
Coordinates5.0362, 119.7838

Tongsinah is a barangay in the municipality of Bongao, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,015. This represented 1.01% of the total population of Bongao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tongsinah is 10 to 14, with 154 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 132
1 to 499
5 to 9143
10 to 14154
15 to 19124
20 to 2491
25 to 2975
30 to 3466
35 to 3941
40 to 4442
45 to 4940
50 to 5427
55 to 5927
60 to 6419
65 to 6917
70 to 7410
75 to 791
80 and over7
Total1,015

Historical population

The population of Tongsinah grew from 594 in 1990 to 1,015 in 2015, an increase of 421 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.63%, or an increase of 33 people, from the previous population of 982 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
594
7374.12%
7610.69%
9883.67%
982-0.22%
1,0150.63%

Location

Tongsinah is situated at approximately 5.0362, 119.7838.


Adjacent barangays

Tongsinah 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.