Punay, 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)7,500
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9604, 121.1901

Punay, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Panglima Estino, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 7,500. This represented 26.03% 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 Punay is 5 to 9, with 1,256 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1106
1 to 4925
5 to 91,256
10 to 141,158
15 to 19896
20 to 24586
25 to 29466
30 to 34444
35 to 39506
40 to 44329
45 to 49317
50 to 54197
55 to 59127
60 to 6474
65 to 6972
70 to 7432
75 to 794
80 and over5
Total7,500

Historical population

The population of Punay grew from 3,940 in 1990 to 7,500 in 2015, an increase of 3,560 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.03%, or an increase of 10 people, from the previous population of 7,490 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,940
4,5332.66%
5,2573.23%
9,9289.16%
7,490-9.75%
7,5000.03%

Location

Punay is situated at approximately 5.9604, 121.1901, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 20.0 meters or 65.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Punay 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.