Popoyon, Municipality of Tulunan, Province of Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceCotabato
MunicipalityTulunan
Postal code9403
Population (2015)1,265
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.8236, 124.8253

Popoyon is a barangay in the municipality of Tulunan, in the province of Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,265. This represented 2.24% of the total population of Tulunan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Popoyon is 5 to 9, with 193 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 132
1 to 4135
5 to 9193
10 to 14149
15 to 19147
20 to 24116
25 to 2986
30 to 3474
35 to 3975
40 to 4479
45 to 4947
50 to 5441
55 to 5927
60 to 6434
65 to 6915
70 to 748
75 to 792
80 and over5
Total1,265

Historical population

The population of Popoyon grew from 171 in 1990 to 1,265 in 2015, an increase of 1,094 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.79%, or a decrease of 54 people, from the previous population of 1,319 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
171
40917.75%
81916.05%
1,1554.86%
1,3194.95%
1,265-0.79%

Location

Popoyon is situated at approximately 6.8236, 124.8253, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 10.6 meters or 34.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Popoyon 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.