Punong Grande, Municipality of Banga, Province of South Cotabato

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionSOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
ProvinceSouth Cotabato
MunicipalityBanga
Postal code9511
Population (2015)3,508
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates6.4320, 124.7545

Punong Grande, formerly Barrio 2, is a barangay in the municipality of Banga, in the province of South Cotabato. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,508. This represented 4.18% of the total population of Banga.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Punong Grande is 5 to 9, with 365 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 32 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 186
1 to 4343
5 to 9365
10 to 14317
15 to 19314
20 to 24317
25 to 29319
30 to 34237
35 to 39232
40 to 44183
45 to 49196
50 to 54171
55 to 59119
60 to 64114
65 to 6970
70 to 7458
75 to 7932
80 and over35
Total3,508

Historical population

The population of Punong Grande grew from 2,481 in 1990 to 3,508 in 2015, an increase of 1,027 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.22%, or an increase of 216 people, from the previous population of 3,292 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,481
2,7211.74%
2,9852.01%
3,2251.07%
3,2920.75%
3,5081.22%

Location

Punong Grande is situated at approximately 6.4320, 124.7545, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 158.5 meters or 520.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Punong Grande 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.