Bual, Municipality of Luuk, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityLuuk
Postal code7404
Population (2015)2,233
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates6.0089, 121.2900

Bual is a barangay in the municipality of Luuk, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,233. This represented 6.94% of the total population of Luuk.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bual is 5 to 9, with 397 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 65 to 69, and 70 to 74, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 175
1 to 4309
5 to 9397
10 to 14361
15 to 19240
20 to 24165
25 to 29144
30 to 3491
35 to 39152
40 to 44107
45 to 49100
50 to 5446
55 to 5935
60 to 649
65 to 691
70 to 741
75 to 79
80 and over
Total2,233

Historical population

The population of Bual grew from 1,348 in 1990 to 2,233 in 2015, an increase of 885 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.03%, or an increase of 3 people, from the previous population of 2,230 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,348
1,4681.61%
1,8715.34%
2,2102.32%
2,2300.33%
2,2330.03%

Location

Bual is situated at approximately 6.0089, 121.2900, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 28.4 meters or 93.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bual 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.