Gata‑gata, Municipality of Panglima Estino, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityPanglima Estino
Postal code7415
Population (2015)2,227
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9540, 121.1677

Gata‑gata is a barangay in the municipality of Panglima Estino, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,227. This represented 7.73% of the total population of Panglima Estino.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Gata-gata is 5 to 9, with 399 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 166
1 to 4318
5 to 9399
10 to 14280
15 to 19222
20 to 24185
25 to 29174
30 to 34126
35 to 39132
40 to 44117
45 to 4976
50 to 5439
55 to 5932
60 to 6422
65 to 6913
70 to 7411
75 to 798
80 and over7
Total2,227

Historical population

The population of Gata-gata grew from 1,089 in 1990 to 2,227 in 2015, an increase of 1,138 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.87%, or an increase of 206 people, from the previous population of 2,021 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,089
1,4345.29%
1,6152.58%
2,6937.31%
2,021-9.92%
2,2271.87%

Location

Gata‑gata is situated at approximately 5.9540, 121.1677, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 22.8 meters or 74.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Gata‑gata 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.