Poblacion, Municipality of Cortes, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityCortes
Postal code8313
Population (2015)2,747
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates9.2697, 126.1860

Poblacion is a barangay in the municipality of Cortes, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,747. This represented 17.26% of the total population of Cortes.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Poblacion is 10 to 14, with 328 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 44 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 158
1 to 4234
5 to 9272
10 to 14328
15 to 19223
20 to 24195
25 to 29170
30 to 34176
35 to 39173
40 to 44161
45 to 49170
50 to 54150
55 to 59120
60 to 6495
65 to 6969
70 to 7464
75 to 7944
80 and over45
Total2,747

Historical population

The population of Poblacion grew from 2,548 in 1990 to 2,747 in 2015, an increase of 199 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.12%, or an increase of 17 people, from the previous population of 2,730 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,548
2,6840.98%
2,8351.18%
2,9670.63%
2,730-2.98%
2,7470.12%

Location

Poblacion is situated at approximately 9.2697, 126.1860, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 55.3 meters or 181.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Poblacion 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.