Lingah, Municipality of Luuk, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityLuuk
Postal code7404
Population (2015)1,249
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9539, 121.3143

Lingah is a barangay in the municipality of Luuk, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,249. This represented 3.88% of the total population of Luuk.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lingah is 10 to 14, with 171 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 119
1 to 4139
5 to 9158
10 to 14171
15 to 19134
20 to 24126
25 to 2997
30 to 3483
35 to 39116
40 to 4463
45 to 4950
50 to 5429
55 to 5932
60 to 6415
65 to 6911
70 to 744
75 to 792
80 and over
Total1,249

Historical population

The population of Lingah grew from 681 in 1990 to 1,249 in 2015, an increase of 568 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.24%, or an increase of 78 people, from the previous population of 1,171 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
681
7411.59%
1,0247.18%
1,4094.50%
1,171-6.51%
1,2491.24%

Location

Lingah is situated at approximately 5.9539, 121.3143, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 60.2 meters or 197.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lingah 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.