Tongao, 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)1,060
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.4381, 123.3648

Tongao is a barangay in the municipality of Pitogo, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,060. This represented 3.92% of the total population of Pitogo.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tongao is 5 to 9, with 144 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 122
1 to 4106
5 to 9144
10 to 14122
15 to 1997
20 to 2480
25 to 2971
30 to 3473
35 to 3964
40 to 4454
45 to 4962
50 to 5444
55 to 5939
60 to 6434
65 to 6915
70 to 7412
75 to 7912
80 and over9
Total1,060

Historical population

The population of Tongao grew from 656 in 1990 to 1,060 in 2015, an increase of 404 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.13%, or an increase of 61 people, from the previous population of 999 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
656
7081.44%
8423.79%
9141.14%
9993.29%
1,0601.13%

Location

Tongao is situated at approximately 7.4381, 123.3648, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 125.2 meters or 410.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tongao 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.