Metokong, Municipality of Dumalinao, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityDumalinao
Postal code7015
Population (2015)703
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.7439, 123.4418

Metokong is a barangay in the municipality of Dumalinao, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 703. This represented 2.20% of the total population of Dumalinao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age groups with the highest population in Metokong are in the ranges 5 to 9, and 10 to 14, with 89 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 120
1 to 483
5 to 989
10 to 1489
15 to 1976
20 to 2460
25 to 2947
30 to 3439
35 to 3930
40 to 4440
45 to 4935
50 to 5429
55 to 5928
60 to 6414
65 to 699
70 to 744
75 to 793
80 and over8
Total703

Historical population

The population of Metokong grew from 412 in 1990 to 703 in 2015, an increase of 291 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.08%, or an increase of 3 people, from the previous population of 700 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
412
4260.63%
5415.26%
1,19111.50%
700-17.59%
7030.08%

Location

Metokong is situated at approximately 7.7439, 123.4418, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 12.7 meters or 41.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Metokong 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.