Songkit, Municipality of Madrid, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalityMadrid
Postal code8316
Population (2015)516
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates9.2799, 125.9962

Songkit is a barangay in the municipality of Madrid, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 516. This represented 3.39% of the total population of Madrid.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Songkit is 10 to 14, with 61 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 19
1 to 444
5 to 953
10 to 1461
15 to 1941
20 to 2444
25 to 2939
30 to 3432
35 to 3935
40 to 4433
45 to 4930
50 to 5416
55 to 5917
60 to 6423
65 to 6912
70 to 7413
75 to 7912
80 and over2
Total516

Historical population

The population of Songkit fell from 537 in 1990 to 516 in 2015, a decrease of 21 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.41%, or an increase of 11 people, from the previous population of 505 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
537
454-3.10%
449-0.24%
4921.27%
5050.95%
5160.41%

Location

Songkit is situated at approximately 9.2799, 125.9962, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 10.6 meters or 34.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Songkit 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.