Ajong, Municipality of Sibulan, Province of Negros Oriental

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
MunicipalitySibulan
Postal code6201
Population (2015)3,427
Philippine major island(s)Negros
Coordinates9.3749, 123.2559

Ajong is a barangay in the municipality of Sibulan, in the province of Negros Oriental. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,427. This represented 5.76% of the total population of Sibulan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Ajong is 15 to 19, with 358 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 35 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 158
1 to 4245
5 to 9324
10 to 14346
15 to 19358
20 to 24339
25 to 29252
30 to 34230
35 to 39240
40 to 44192
45 to 49188
50 to 54166
55 to 59145
60 to 64128
65 to 6986
70 to 7449
75 to 7946
80 and over35
Total3,427

Historical population

The population of Ajong grew from 1,739 in 1990 to 3,427 in 2015, an increase of 1,688 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.85%, or an increase of 314 people, from the previous population of 3,113 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,739
1,8571.24%
2,6958.31%
3,2452.59%
3,113-1.50%
3,4271.85%

Location

Ajong is situated at approximately 9.3749, 123.2559, in the island of Negros. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 17.7 meters or 58.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Ajong 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.