Punong, Municipality of Claveria, Province of Misamis Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Oriental
MunicipalityClaveria
Postal code9004
Population (2015)616
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates8.5863, 124.8478

Punong is a barangay in the municipality of Claveria, in the province of Misamis Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 616. This represented 1.26% of the total population of Claveria.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Punong is 5 to 9, with 86 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 114
1 to 463
5 to 986
10 to 1469
15 to 1973
20 to 2466
25 to 2951
30 to 3435
35 to 3929
40 to 4431
45 to 4923
50 to 5424
55 to 5931
60 to 647
65 to 696
70 to 742
75 to 796
80 and over
Total616

Historical population

The population of Punong grew from 320 in 1990 to 616 in 2015, an increase of 296 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.57%, or an increase of 18 people, from the previous population of 598 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
320
3843.47%
4332.61%
5042.12%
5986.42%
6160.57%

Location

Punong is situated at approximately 8.5863, 124.8478, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 263.1 meters or 863.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Punong 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.