Ponong, Municipality of Bato, Province of Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceLeyte
MunicipalityBato
Postal code6525
Population (2015)2,142
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.3162, 124.7959

Ponong is a barangay in the municipality of Bato, in the province of Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,142. This represented 5.58% of the total population of Bato.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Ponong is 5 to 9, with 250 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 24 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 155
1 to 4209
5 to 9250
10 to 14234
15 to 19204
20 to 24173
25 to 29161
30 to 34135
35 to 39129
40 to 44107
45 to 4995
50 to 54106
55 to 5978
60 to 6475
65 to 6943
70 to 7432
75 to 7932
80 and over24
Total2,142

Historical population

The population of Ponong grew from 1,198 in 1990 to 2,142 in 2015, an increase of 944 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.44%, or an increase of 155 people, from the previous population of 1,987 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,198
1,3412.13%
1,6554.61%
1,7470.75%
1,9874.80%
2,1421.44%

Location

Ponong is situated at approximately 10.3162, 124.7959, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 21.1 meters or 69.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Ponong 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.