Masagongsong, Municipality of Kawayan, Province of Biliran

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceBiliran
MunicipalityKawayan
Postal code6545
Population (2015)526
Philippine major island(s)Biliran
Coordinates11.6649, 124.3663

Masagongsong is a barangay in the municipality of Kawayan, in the province of Biliran. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 526. This represented 2.59% of the total population of Kawayan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Masagongsong is 5 to 9, with 55 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 17
1 to 439
5 to 955
10 to 1448
15 to 1950
20 to 2438
25 to 2927
30 to 3430
35 to 3932
40 to 4434
45 to 4931
50 to 5431
55 to 5922
60 to 6424
65 to 6914
70 to 748
75 to 7919
80 and over17
Total526

Historical population

The population of Masagongsong fell from 545 in 1990 to 526 in 2015, a decrease of 19 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 2.35%, or a decrease of 70 people, from the previous population of 596 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
545
5470.07%
5871.52%
548-0.94%
5963.10%
526-2.35%

Location

Masagongsong is situated at approximately 11.6649, 124.3663, in the island of Biliran. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 107.3 meters or 352.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Masagongsong 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.