Pong‑on, Municipality of San Agustin, Province of Surigao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Sur
MunicipalitySan Agustin
Postal code8305
Population (2015)744
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.7736, 126.2109

Pong‑on is a barangay in the municipality of San Agustin, in the province of Surigao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 744. This represented 3.27% of the total population of San Agustin.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Pong-on is 10 to 14, with 100 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 110
1 to 486
5 to 994
10 to 14100
15 to 1986
20 to 2476
25 to 2955
30 to 3439
35 to 3941
40 to 4429
45 to 4936
50 to 5429
55 to 5916
60 to 6423
65 to 6916
70 to 744
75 to 793
80 and over1
Total744

Historical population

The population of Pong-on grew from 219 in 1990 to 744 in 2015, an increase of 525 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.46%, or an increase of 89 people, from the previous population of 655 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
219
46315.06%
4730.46%
5472.02%
6556.78%
7442.46%

Location

Pong‑on is situated at approximately 8.7736, 126.2109, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 84.6 meters or 277.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Pong‑on 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.