Tonganon, Municipality of Carmen, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityCarmen
Postal code9408
Population (2015)2,836
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.2733, 124.6605

Tonganon is a barangay in the municipality of Carmen, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,836. This represented 2.96% of the total population of Carmen.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tonganon is 5 to 9, with 390 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 147
1 to 4341
5 to 9390
10 to 14362
15 to 19320
20 to 24260
25 to 29207
30 to 34182
35 to 39189
40 to 44140
45 to 49133
50 to 5487
55 to 5965
60 to 6443
65 to 6928
70 to 7418
75 to 7912
80 and over12
Total2,836

Historical population

The population of Tonganon grew from 1,775 in 1990 to 2,836 in 2015, an increase of 1,061 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.37%, or a decrease of 380 people, from the previous population of 3,216 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,775
1,161-7.64%
805-7.55%
1,5479.43%
3,21630.52%
2,836-2.37%

Location

Tonganon is situated at approximately 7.2733, 124.6605, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 287.1 meters or 941.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tonganon 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.