Marang, Municipality of Sumisip, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
MunicipalitySumisip
Postal code7305
Population (2015)1,014
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.4765, 122.0501

Marang is a barangay in the municipality of Sumisip, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,014. This represented 2.43% of the total population of Sumisip.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Marang is 5 to 9, with 178 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 130
1 to 4152
5 to 9178
10 to 14131
15 to 19106
20 to 2485
25 to 2970
30 to 3460
35 to 3949
40 to 4445
45 to 4942
50 to 5424
55 to 5913
60 to 647
65 to 698
70 to 743
75 to 795
80 and over6
Total1,014

Historical population

The population of Marang grew from 500 in 1990 to 1,014 in 2015, an increase of 514 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.16%, or a decrease of 64 people, from the previous population of 1,078 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
500
6093.76%
7524.63%
1,3288.16%
1,078-7.31%
1,014-1.16%

Location

Marang is situated at approximately 6.4765, 122.0501, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 314.5 meters or 1,031.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Marang 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.