Karungdong, Municipality of Kalingalan Caluang, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityKalingalan Caluang
Postal code7416
Population (2015)5,957
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.8873, 121.2739

Karungdong, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Kalingalan Caluang, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 5,957. This represented 18.87% of the total population of Kalingalan Caluang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Karungdong is 10 to 14, with 1,158 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 114
1 to 4221
5 to 9817
10 to 141,158
15 to 191,056
20 to 24614
25 to 29216
30 to 34319
35 to 39372
40 to 44500
45 to 49369
50 to 54155
55 to 5945
60 to 6455
65 to 6925
70 to 7415
75 to 793
80 and over3
Total5,957

Historical population

The population of Karungdong grew from 4,181 in 1990 to 5,957 in 2015, an increase of 1,776 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.22%, or an increase of 369 people, from the previous population of 5,588 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
4,181
5,1714.06%
6,2654.20%
5,266-2.37%
5,5882.18%
5,9571.22%

Location

Karungdong is situated at approximately 5.8873, 121.2739, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 17.0 meters or 55.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Karungdong 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.