Balong‑balong, Municipality of Pitogo, Province of Zamboanga del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
MunicipalityPitogo
Postal code7033
Population (2015)1,367
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.5048, 123.3059

Balong‑balong is a barangay in the municipality of Pitogo, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,367. This represented 5.05% of the total population of Pitogo.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balong-balong is 5 to 9, with 181 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 122
1 to 4121
5 to 9181
10 to 14139
15 to 19136
20 to 24120
25 to 2994
30 to 34102
35 to 3986
40 to 4485
45 to 4963
50 to 5448
55 to 5932
60 to 6454
65 to 6936
70 to 7431
75 to 7913
80 and over4
Total1,367

Historical population

The population of Balong-balong grew from 1,145 in 1990 to 1,367 in 2015, an increase of 222 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.98%, or an increase of 68 people, from the previous population of 1,299 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,145
1,2201.20%
1,2720.90%
1,2860.15%
1,2990.37%
1,3670.98%

Location

Balong‑balong is situated at approximately 7.5048, 123.3059, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 34.7 meters or 113.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balong‑balong 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.