Poblacion, Municipality of Indanan, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityIndanan
Postal code7407
Population (2015)2,618
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9780, 120.9681

Poblacion, formerly Indanan, is a barangay in the municipality of Indanan, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,618. This represented 3.24% of the total population of Indanan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Poblacion is 5 to 9, with 297 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 15 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 143
1 to 4226
5 to 9297
10 to 14262
15 to 19293
20 to 24284
25 to 29270
30 to 34188
35 to 39165
40 to 44120
45 to 49117
50 to 5484
55 to 5962
60 to 6481
65 to 6954
70 to 7440
75 to 7915
80 and over17
Total2,618

Historical population

The population of Poblacion grew from 1,130 in 1990 to 2,618 in 2015, an increase of 1,488 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.92%, or an increase of 367 people, from the previous population of 2,251 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,130
1,2692.20%
1,5534.43%
2,1664.70%
2,2511.41%
2,6182.92%

Location

Poblacion is situated at approximately 5.9780, 120.9681, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 244.4 meters or 801.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Poblacion 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.