Sapah Malaum, Municipality of Indanan, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityIndanan
Postal code7407
Population (2015)1,383
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9473, 120.9306

Sapah Malaum is a barangay in the municipality of Indanan, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,383. This represented 1.71% of the total population of Indanan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sapah Malaum is 25 to 29, with 151 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 120
1 to 4119
5 to 9142
10 to 14141
15 to 19137
20 to 24117
25 to 29151
30 to 34130
35 to 39123
40 to 44102
45 to 4990
50 to 5457
55 to 5925
60 to 6418
65 to 695
70 to 743
75 to 792
80 and over1
Total1,383

Historical population

The population of Sapah Malaum grew from 1,209 in 1990 to 1,383 in 2015, an increase of 174 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.32%, or an increase of 92 people, from the previous population of 1,291 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,209
1,2730.97%
1,4082.18%
1,6642.33%
1,291-8.82%
1,3831.32%

Location

Sapah Malaum is situated at approximately 5.9473, 120.9306, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 174.2 meters or 571.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Sapah Malaum 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.