Asin, Municipality of Old Panamao, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityOld Panamao
Postal code7402
Population (2015)1,524
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9295, 121.2437

Asin is a barangay in the municipality of Old Panamao, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,524. This represented 3.72% of the total population of Old Panamao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Asin is 5 to 9, with 226 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 65 to 69, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 134
1 to 4128
5 to 9226
10 to 14202
15 to 19211
20 to 24191
25 to 29118
30 to 3470
35 to 3983
40 to 4477
45 to 4973
50 to 5441
55 to 5928
60 to 6426
65 to 692
70 to 743
75 to 796
80 and over5
Total1,524

Historical population

The population of Asin grew from 758 in 1990 to 1,524 in 2015, an increase of 766 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.79%, or an increase of 62 people, from the previous population of 1,462 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
758
1,34111.28%
1,5112.59%
1,7692.20%
1,462-6.70%
1,5240.79%

Location

Asin is situated at approximately 5.9295, 121.2437, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 15.8 meters or 51.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Asin 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.