Karawan, Municipality of Indanan, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityIndanan
Postal code7407
Population (2015)1,280
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9466, 120.9536

Karawan is a barangay in the municipality of Indanan, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,280. This represented 1.58% of the total population of Indanan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Karawan is 15 to 19, with 225 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 477
5 to 9164
10 to 14218
15 to 19225
20 to 24120
25 to 2978
30 to 3454
35 to 3972
40 to 4457
45 to 4978
50 to 5435
55 to 5930
60 to 6422
65 to 6918
70 to 748
75 to 794
80 and over8
Total1,280

Historical population

The population of Karawan grew from 1,016 in 1990 to 1,280 in 2015, an increase of 264 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.28%, or an increase of 83 people, from the previous population of 1,197 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,016
1,1061.60%
1,1420.69%
1,7135.75%
1,197-12.23%
1,2801.28%

Location

Karawan is situated at approximately 5.9466, 120.9536, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 283.7 meters or 930.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Karawan 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.