Cogtong, Municipality of Candijay, Province of Bohol

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
MunicipalityCandijay
Postal code6312
Population (2015)2,605
Philippine major island(s)Bohol
Coordinates9.8341, 124.5274

Cogtong is a barangay in the municipality of Candijay, in the province of Bohol. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,605. This represented 8.84% of the total population of Candijay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cogtong is 10 to 14, with 255 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 42 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 142
1 to 4189
5 to 9249
10 to 14255
15 to 19246
20 to 24182
25 to 29167
30 to 34185
35 to 39165
40 to 44169
45 to 49147
50 to 54132
55 to 59126
60 to 64103
65 to 6987
70 to 7469
75 to 7943
80 and over49
Total2,605

Historical population

The population of Cogtong grew from 2,590 in 1990 to 2,605 in 2015, an increase of 15 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.85%, or an increase of 113 people, from the previous population of 2,492 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,590
2,216-2.88%
2,7664.87%
2,691-0.38%
2,492-2.76%
2,6050.85%

Location

Cogtong is situated at approximately 9.8341, 124.5274, in the island of Bohol. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.1 meters or 26.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cogtong 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.