Niangkaan, Municipality of Omar, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityOmar
Population (2015)4,132
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9573, 121.4048

Niangkaan is a barangay in the municipality of Omar, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,132. This represented 16.45% of the total population of Omar.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Niangkaan is 5 to 9, with 651 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1113
1 to 4485
5 to 9651
10 to 14596
15 to 19532
20 to 24312
25 to 29248
30 to 34228
35 to 39254
40 to 44300
45 to 49171
50 to 54128
55 to 5945
60 to 6433
65 to 6912
70 to 7421
75 to 793
80 and over
Total4,132

Historical population

The population of Niangkaan grew from 951 in 1990 to 4,132 in 2015, an increase of 3,181 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.60%, or an increase of 1,029 people, from the previous population of 3,103 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
951
1,0351.60%
1,5188.56%
4,74917.03%
3,103-14.35%
4,1325.60%

Location

Niangkaan is situated at approximately 5.9573, 121.4048, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 116.0 meters or 380.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Niangkaan shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

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