Pongtud, Municipality of Alegria, Province of Surigao del Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Norte
MunicipalityAlegria
Postal code8425
Population (2015)1,536
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates9.5249, 125.5831

Pongtud is a barangay in the municipality of Alegria, in the province of Surigao del Norte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,536. This represented 9.59% of the total population of Alegria.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Pongtud is 1 to 4, with 178 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 19 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 132
1 to 4178
5 to 9153
10 to 14156
15 to 19167
20 to 24137
25 to 29110
30 to 3491
35 to 3998
40 to 4473
45 to 4977
50 to 5473
55 to 5956
60 to 6442
65 to 6927
70 to 7425
75 to 7919
80 and over22
Total1,536

Historical population

The population of Pongtud grew from 1,047 in 1990 to 1,536 in 2015, an increase of 489 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.50%, or an increase of 254 people, from the previous population of 1,282 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,047
1,3074.24%
1,3711.03%
1,216-1.64%
1,2821.94%
1,5363.50%

Location

Pongtud is situated at approximately 9.5249, 125.5831, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 93.2 meters or 305.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Pongtud 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.