Tubig‑Puti, Municipality of Luuk, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityLuuk
Postal code7404
Population (2015)10,635
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9733, 121.3279

Tubig‑Puti, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Luuk, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 10,635. This represented 33.07% of the total population of Luuk.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tubig-Puti is 1 to 4, with 1,396 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 16 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1229
1 to 41,396
5 to 91,373
10 to 141,388
15 to 191,183
20 to 24672
25 to 29551
30 to 34630
35 to 39985
40 to 44840
45 to 49657
50 to 54310
55 to 59224
60 to 6489
65 to 6954
70 to 7419
75 to 7919
80 and over16
Total10,635

Historical population

The population of Tubig-Puti grew from 5,481 in 1990 to 10,635 in 2015, an increase of 5,154 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.98%, or an increase of 533 people, from the previous population of 10,102 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
5,481
5,9671.60%
8,2387.16%
12,3515.74%
10,102-7.06%
10,6350.98%

Location

Tubig‑Puti is situated at approximately 5.9733, 121.3279, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 28.7 meters or 94.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tubig‑Puti 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.