Poktan, Municipality of Butig, Province of Lanao del Sur

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceLanao del Sur
MunicipalityButig
Postal code9305
Population (2015)939
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates7.7501, 124.3190

Poktan is a barangay in the municipality of Butig, in the province of Lanao del Sur. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 939. This represented 4.86% of the total population of Butig.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Poktan is 1 to 4, with 173 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 130
1 to 4173
5 to 9170
10 to 14118
15 to 1969
20 to 2454
25 to 29104
30 to 3455
35 to 3947
40 to 4456
45 to 4934
50 to 5418
55 to 592
60 to 645
65 to 693
70 to 74
75 to 791
80 and over
Total939

Historical population

The population of Poktan grew from 573 in 1990 to 939 in 2015, an increase of 366 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.42%, or an increase of 67 people, from the previous population of 872 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
573
6552.54%
9388.00%
1,3004.60%
872-13.53%
9391.42%

Location

Poktan is situated at approximately 7.7501, 124.3190, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 749.1 meters or 2,457.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Poktan 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.