Pong‑on, Municipality of Bontoc, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalityBontoc
Postal code6604
Population (2015)396
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.4130, 124.9024

Pong‑on is a barangay in the municipality of Bontoc, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 396. This represented 1.37% of the total population of Bontoc.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Pong-on is 10 to 14, with 58 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 111
1 to 429
5 to 948
10 to 1458
15 to 1949
20 to 2423
25 to 2915
30 to 3424
35 to 3921
40 to 4416
45 to 4924
50 to 5417
55 to 5919
60 to 6418
65 to 699
70 to 746
75 to 795
80 and over4
Total396

Historical population

The population of Pong-on fell from 402 in 1990 to 396 in 2015, a decrease of 6 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.64%, or an increase of 13 people, from the previous population of 383 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
402
4030.05%
4422.00%
400-1.37%
383-1.57%
3960.64%

Location

Pong‑on is situated at approximately 10.4130, 124.9024, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 166.8 meters or 547.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Pong‑on 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.