Suligan, Municipality of Tabuan-Lasa, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
MunicipalityTabuan-Lasa
Population (2015)1,078
Coordinates6.3463, 121.9561

Suligan, formerly Babuan Island, is a barangay in the municipality of Tabuan-Lasa, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,078. This represented 4.46% of the total population of Tabuan-Lasa.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Suligan is 10 to 14, with 200 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 118
1 to 495
5 to 9157
10 to 14200
15 to 19155
20 to 2497
25 to 29103
30 to 3450
35 to 3964
40 to 4449
45 to 4937
50 to 5418
55 to 5914
60 to 6411
65 to 694
70 to 745
75 to 791
80 and over
Total1,078

Historical population

The population of Suligan grew from 479 in 1990 to 1,078 in 2015, an increase of 599 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.59%, or a decrease of 34 people, from the previous population of 1,112 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
479
94813.64%
662-7.41%
1,48611.80%
1,112-10.02%
1,078-0.59%

Location

Suligan is situated at approximately 6.3463, 121.9561. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 27.8 meters or 91.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Suligan shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.