New Bugasong, Municipality of Matalam, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityMatalam
Postal code9406
Population (2015)1,900
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.0515, 124.9638

New Bugasong is a barangay in the municipality of Matalam, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,900. This represented 2.39% of the total population of Matalam.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in New Bugasong is 5 to 9, with 268 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 141
1 to 4199
5 to 9268
10 to 14230
15 to 19191
20 to 24169
25 to 29125
30 to 34134
35 to 39121
40 to 4497
45 to 49102
50 to 5475
55 to 5964
60 to 6434
65 to 6919
70 to 7413
75 to 797
80 and over11
Total1,900

Historical population

The population of New Bugasong grew from 1,384 in 1990 to 1,900 in 2015, an increase of 516 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.69%, or an increase of 247 people, from the previous population of 1,653 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,384
1,212-2.46%
1,2610.85%
1,4722.16%
1,6534.31%
1,9002.69%

Location

New Bugasong is situated at approximately 7.0515, 124.9638, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 99.5 meters or 326.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

New Bugasong 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.