Cogon, City of Calbayog, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
CityCalbayog
Postal code6710
Population (2015)926
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.0801, 124.6570

Cogon is a barangay in the city of Calbayog, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 926. This represented 0.50% of the total population of Calbayog.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Cogon is 5 to 9, with 125 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 126
1 to 4102
5 to 9125
10 to 14120
15 to 19113
20 to 2473
25 to 2959
30 to 3451
35 to 3966
40 to 4448
45 to 4940
50 to 5425
55 to 5923
60 to 6425
65 to 6911
70 to 7412
75 to 794
80 and over3
Total926

Historical population

The population of Cogon grew from 348 in 1990 to 926 in 2015, an increase of 578 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.82%, or an increase of 126 people, from the previous population of 800 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
348
4675.66%
5543.73%
7524.30%
8002.28%
9262.82%

Location

Cogon is situated at approximately 12.0801, 124.6570, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 73.9 meters or 242.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Cogon 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.