Capual Island, Municipality of Omar, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityOmar
Population (2015)6,119
Coordinates6.0340, 121.4083

Capual Island is a barangay in the municipality of Omar, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 6,119. This represented 24.36% of the total population of Omar.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Capual Island is 5 to 9, with 898 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 10 individuals.

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Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1124
1 to 4691
5 to 9898
10 to 14844
15 to 19720
20 to 24578
25 to 29418
30 to 34417
35 to 39359
40 to 44357
45 to 49296
50 to 54160
55 to 59105
60 to 6468
65 to 6934
70 to 7425
75 to 7910
80 and over15
Total6,119

Historical population

The population of Capual Island grew from 4,348 in 1990 to 6,119 in 2015, an increase of 1,771 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.95%, or an increase of 296 people, from the previous population of 5,823 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
4,348
4,7341.61%
5,3872.81%
9,1827.63%
5,823-15.28%
6,1190.95%

Location

Capual Island is situated at approximately 6.0340, 121.4083. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 98.7 meters or 323.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Capual Island does not share a common border with any barangay.

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.