Dungon, Municipality of Panglima Sugala, Province of Tawi-Tawi

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceTawi-Tawi
MunicipalityPanglima Sugala
Postal code7501
Population (2015)1,850
Philippine major island(s)Tawitawi
Coordinates5.2313, 120.1382

Dungon is a barangay in the municipality of Panglima Sugala, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,850. This represented 4.19% of the total population of Panglima Sugala.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Dungon is 5 to 9, with 271 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 124
1 to 4243
5 to 9271
10 to 14226
15 to 19174
20 to 24118
25 to 29132
30 to 34103
35 to 39166
40 to 44112
45 to 4965
50 to 5483
55 to 5930
60 to 6443
65 to 6922
70 to 7416
75 to 7916
80 and over6
Total1,850

Historical population

The population of Dungon grew from 827 in 1990 to 1,850 in 2015, an increase of 1,023 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 9.56%, or an increase of 705 people, from the previous population of 1,145 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
827
8901.38%
1,2056.71%
1,9376.77%
1,145-17.42%
1,8509.56%

Location

Dungon is situated at approximately 5.2313, 120.1382, in the island of Tawitawi. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 48.4 meters or 158.8 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.