Takut‑takut, Municipality of Jolo, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityJolo
Postal code7400
Population (2015)7,500
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates6.0528, 120.9929

Takut‑takut is a barangay in the municipality of Jolo, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 7,500. This represented 5.97% of the total population of Jolo.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Takut-takut is 1 to 4, with 1,164 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1264
1 to 41,164
5 to 91,028
10 to 14678
15 to 19762
20 to 24693
25 to 29643
30 to 34543
35 to 39434
40 to 44397
45 to 49321
50 to 54230
55 to 59137
60 to 6494
65 to 6964
70 to 7426
75 to 7913
80 and over9
Total7,500

Historical population

The population of Takut-takut grew from 3,539 in 1990 to 7,500 in 2015, an increase of 3,961 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.20%, or an increase of 78 people, from the previous population of 7,422 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,539
5,1337.21%
5,8212.73%
8,0584.59%
7,422-2.95%
7,5000.20%

Location

Takut‑takut is situated at approximately 6.0528, 120.9929, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 2.7 meters or 8.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Takut‑takut 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.