Huwit‑huwit Proper, Municipality of Lugus, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityLugus
Postal code7411
Population (2015)531
Philippine major island(s)Lugus
Coordinates5.6948, 120.8295

Huwit‑huwit Proper is a barangay in the municipality of Lugus, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 531. This represented 2.42% of the total population of Lugus.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Huwit-huwit Proper is 10 to 14, with 94 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 55 to 59, and 70 to 74, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 115
1 to 455
5 to 970
10 to 1494
15 to 1957
20 to 2419
25 to 2924
30 to 3449
35 to 3980
40 to 4438
45 to 4919
50 to 543
55 to 591
60 to 646
65 to 69
70 to 741
75 to 79
80 and over
Total531

Historical population

The population of Huwit-huwit Proper grew from 485 in 1990 to 531 in 2015, an increase of 46 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.27%, or an increase of 34 people, from the previous population of 497 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
485
397-3.68%
5246.13%
403-3.56%
4977.93%
5311.27%

Location

Huwit‑huwit Proper is situated at approximately 5.6948, 120.8295, in the island of Lugus. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 66.8 meters or 219.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Huwit‑huwit Proper 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.