Bacong, Municipality of Tulunan, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityTulunan
Postal code9403
Population (2015)2,794
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.7845, 125.0667

Bacong is a barangay in the municipality of Tulunan, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,794. This represented 4.94% of the total population of Tulunan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bacong is 10 to 14, with 379 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 187
1 to 4356
5 to 9363
10 to 14379
15 to 19362
20 to 24318
25 to 29203
30 to 34165
35 to 39123
40 to 44122
45 to 49115
50 to 5471
55 to 5942
60 to 6438
65 to 6916
70 to 7412
75 to 795
80 and over17
Total2,794

Historical population

The population of Bacong grew from 1,206 in 1990 to 2,794 in 2015, an increase of 1,588 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.13%, or an increase of 293 people, from the previous population of 2,501 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,206
1,5875.28%
1,8823.72%
2,4053.44%
2,5011.43%
2,7942.13%

Location

Bacong is situated at approximately 6.7845, 125.0667, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 537.1 meters or 1,762.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bacong 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.