Gokoton, Municipality of Pikit, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityPikit
Postal code9409
Population (2015)4,973
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.1677, 124.6867

Gokoton, formerly Gokotan, is a barangay in the municipality of Pikit, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,973. This represented 3.22% of the total population of Pikit.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Gokoton is 5 to 9, with 667 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 13 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1136
1 to 4636
5 to 9667
10 to 14557
15 to 19516
20 to 24548
25 to 29608
30 to 34368
35 to 39258
40 to 44183
45 to 49168
50 to 5499
55 to 5970
60 to 6439
65 to 6940
70 to 7450
75 to 7917
80 and over13
Total4,973

Historical population

The population of Gokoton grew from 1,898 in 1990 to 4,973 in 2015, an increase of 3,075 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.25%, or an increase of 1,172 people, from the previous population of 3,801 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,898
2,4785.12%
2,6621.55%
3,5363.99%
3,8012.67%
4,9735.25%

Location

Gokoton is situated at approximately 7.1677, 124.6867, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 32.8 meters or 107.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Gokoton 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.