Poblacion, Municipality of Maimbung, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityMaimbung
Postal code7409
Population (2015)9,086
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9313, 121.0236

Poblacion, formerly Maimbung, is a barangay in the municipality of Maimbung, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 9,086. This represented 23.96% of the total population of Maimbung.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Poblacion is 5 to 9, with 1,668 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 12 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1172
1 to 41,459
5 to 91,668
10 to 141,092
15 to 19909
20 to 24810
25 to 29653
30 to 34631
35 to 39555
40 to 44455
45 to 49251
50 to 54130
55 to 59108
60 to 6454
65 to 6963
70 to 7439
75 to 7925
80 and over12
Total9,086

Historical population

The population of Poblacion grew from 859 in 1990 to 9,086 in 2015, an increase of 8,227 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 38.81%, or an increase of 7,463 people, from the previous population of 1,623 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
859
9351.60%
1,0632.79%
2,50912.57%
1,623-14.66%
9,08638.81%

Location

Poblacion is situated at approximately 5.9313, 121.0236, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 10.7 meters or 35.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Poblacion 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.