Bus‑bus, Municipality of Jolo, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityJolo
Postal code7400
Population (2015)36,650
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates6.0606, 121.0082

Bus‑bus is a barangay in the municipality of Jolo, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 36,650. This represented 29.19% of the total population of Jolo.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bus-bus is 5 to 9, with 5,386 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 62 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1708
1 to 43,568
5 to 95,386
10 to 145,119
15 to 195,164
20 to 244,048
25 to 292,752
30 to 342,030
35 to 391,906
40 to 441,642
45 to 491,432
50 to 541,165
55 to 59701
60 to 64549
65 to 69228
70 to 74125
75 to 7962
80 and over65
Total36,650

Historical population

The population of Bus-bus grew from 15,703 in 1990 to 36,650 in 2015, an increase of 20,947 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.01%, or an increase of 28 people, from the previous population of 36,622 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
15,703
22,7757.21%
28,0474.57%
44,4056.54%
36,622-6.77%
36,6500.01%

Location

Bus‑bus is situated at approximately 6.0606, 121.0082, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 5.1 meters or 16.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bus‑bus 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.