Alu Pangkoh, Municipality of Parang, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityParang
Postal code7408
Population (2015)2,386
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9471, 120.8834

Alu Pangkoh is a barangay in the municipality of Parang, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,386. This represented 3.84% of the total population of Parang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Alu Pangkoh is 1 to 4, with 348 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 65 to 69, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 175
1 to 4348
5 to 9333
10 to 14324
15 to 19236
20 to 24144
25 to 29160
30 to 34210
35 to 39233
40 to 44130
45 to 49103
50 to 5450
55 to 5927
60 to 646
65 to 691
70 to 746
75 to 79
80 and over
Total2,386

Historical population

The population of Alu Pangkoh grew from 1,540 in 1990 to 2,386 in 2015, an increase of 846 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.23%, or an increase of 148 people, from the previous population of 2,238 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,540
2,1956.86%
2,2580.61%
2,183-0.46%
2,2380.91%
2,3861.23%

Location

Alu Pangkoh is situated at approximately 5.9471, 120.8834, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 29.8 meters or 97.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Alu Pangkoh 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.