Gomentoc, Municipality of Ayungon, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalityAyungon
Postal code6210
Population (2015)2,159
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.8548, 123.1169

Gomentoc is a barangay in the municipality of Ayungon, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,159. This represented 4.66% of the total population of Ayungon.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Gomentoc is 5 to 9, with 270 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 15 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 152
1 to 4206
5 to 9270
10 to 14245
15 to 19211
20 to 24182
25 to 29157
30 to 34126
35 to 39101
40 to 44111
45 to 49102
50 to 54100
55 to 5976
60 to 6484
65 to 6956
70 to 7439
75 to 7915
80 and over26
Total2,159

Historical population

The population of Gomentoc grew from 1,934 in 1990 to 2,159 in 2015, an increase of 225 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.85%, or an increase of 94 people, from the previous population of 2,065 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,934
2,2402.79%
1,739-5.28%
2,1242.80%
2,065-1.02%
2,1590.85%

Location

Gomentoc is situated at approximately 9.8548, 123.1169, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 92.5 meters or 303.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Gomentoc 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.