Upper Potongan, Municipality of Concepcion, Province of Misamis Occidental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Occidental
MunicipalityConcepcion
Postal code7213
Population (2015)693
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.4072, 123.6188

Upper Potongan is a barangay in the municipality of Concepcion, in the province of Misamis Occidental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 693. This represented 6.34% of the total population of Concepcion.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Upper Potongan is 20 to 24, with 85 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11
1 to 467
5 to 976
10 to 1459
15 to 1974
20 to 2485
25 to 2960
30 to 3469
35 to 3958
40 to 4438
45 to 4936
50 to 5430
55 to 5914
60 to 6411
65 to 694
70 to 744
75 to 793
80 and over4
Total693

Historical population

The population of Upper Potongan grew from 103 in 1990 to 693 in 2015, an increase of 590 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 30.97%, or an increase of 525 people, from the previous population of 168 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
103
1456.62%
2199.24%
182-2.52%
168-2.87%
69330.97%

Location

Upper Potongan is situated at approximately 8.4072, 123.6188, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 794.4 meters or 2,606.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Upper Potongan 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.