Luuk, Municipality of Banguingui, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityBanguingui
Postal code7406
Population (2015)1,470
Philippine major island(s)Tongkil
Coordinates6.0245, 121.8352

Luuk, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Banguingui, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,470. This represented 6.08% of the total population of Banguingui.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Luuk is 5 to 9, with 202 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 70 to 74, and 80 and over, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 122
1 to 4125
5 to 9202
10 to 14199
15 to 19172
20 to 24142
25 to 29104
30 to 3499
35 to 39108
40 to 4489
45 to 4983
50 to 5448
55 to 5932
60 to 6411
65 to 6924
70 to 745
75 to 79
80 and over5
Total1,470

Historical population

The population of Luuk grew from 616 in 1990 to 1,470 in 2015, an increase of 854 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.66%, or an increase of 50 people, from the previous population of 1,420 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
616
7433.57%
1,23811.57%
1,7715.06%
1,420-7.73%
1,4700.66%

Location

Luuk is situated at approximately 6.0245, 121.8352, in the island of Tongkil. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 11.7 meters or 38.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Luuk 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.