Bunut, Municipality of Indanan, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityIndanan
Postal code7407
Population (2015)1,858
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9943, 120.9835

Bunut is a barangay in the municipality of Indanan, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,858. This represented 2.30% of the total population of Indanan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bunut is 5 to 9, with 242 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 142
1 to 4223
5 to 9242
10 to 14213
15 to 19170
20 to 24133
25 to 29147
30 to 34124
35 to 39143
40 to 44112
45 to 4991
50 to 5455
55 to 5960
60 to 6436
65 to 6932
70 to 7424
75 to 793
80 and over8
Total1,858

Historical population

The population of Bunut grew from 1,260 in 1990 to 1,858 in 2015, an increase of 598 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.87%, or an increase of 83 people, from the previous population of 1,775 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,260
1,4712.94%
1,6422.39%
2,2924.71%
1,775-8.88%
1,8580.87%

Location

Bunut is situated at approximately 5.9943, 120.9835, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 252.4 meters or 828.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bunut 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.