Ponong, Municipality of Tomas Oppus, Province of Southern Leyte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSouthern Leyte
MunicipalityTomas Oppus
Postal code6605
Population (2015)486
Philippine major island(s)Leyte
Coordinates10.2455, 124.9637

Ponong is a barangay in the municipality of Tomas Oppus, in the province of Southern Leyte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 486. This represented 2.93% of the total population of Tomas Oppus.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Ponong is 5 to 9, with 62 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is Under 1, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 15
1 to 427
5 to 962
10 to 1448
15 to 1938
20 to 2430
25 to 2939
30 to 3425
35 to 3938
40 to 4425
45 to 4928
50 to 5422
55 to 5914
60 to 6429
65 to 6922
70 to 7418
75 to 797
80 and over9
Total486

Historical population

The population of Ponong grew from 441 in 1990 to 486 in 2015, an increase of 45 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.08%, or an increase of 2 people, from the previous population of 484 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
441
422-0.82%
4853.03%
4870.06%
484-0.22%
4860.08%

Location

Ponong is situated at approximately 10.2455, 124.9637, in the island of Leyte. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 232.0 meters or 761.1 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.