Buanza, Municipality of Indanan, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityIndanan
Postal code7407
Population (2015)3,879
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates6.0353, 120.9758

Buanza is a barangay in the municipality of Indanan, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,879. This represented 4.80% of the total population of Indanan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buanza is 5 to 9, with 524 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1122
1 to 4460
5 to 9524
10 to 14384
15 to 19340
20 to 24286
25 to 29317
30 to 34255
35 to 39341
40 to 44282
45 to 49196
50 to 54109
55 to 5995
60 to 6481
65 to 6964
70 to 7410
75 to 796
80 and over7
Total3,879

Historical population

The population of Buanza grew from 1,707 in 1990 to 3,879 in 2015, an increase of 2,172 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.92%, or an increase of 1,011 people, from the previous population of 2,868 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,707
2,0343.34%
2,7556.72%
3,8374.67%
2,868-10.05%
3,8795.92%

Location

Buanza is situated at approximately 6.0353, 120.9758, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 47.2 meters or 154.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buanza 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.