Bukid, Municipality of Parang, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityParang
Postal code7408
Population (2015)884
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9330, 120.9550

Bukid is a barangay in the municipality of Parang, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 884. This represented 1.42% of the total population of Parang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bukid is 10 to 14, with 125 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 123
1 to 4111
5 to 9119
10 to 14125
15 to 1987
20 to 2459
25 to 2961
30 to 3468
35 to 3958
40 to 4456
45 to 4950
50 to 5422
55 to 5920
60 to 6416
65 to 696
70 to 742
75 to 791
80 and over
Total884

Historical population

The population of Bukid grew from 860 in 1990 to 884 in 2015, an increase of 24 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.02%, or an increase of 46 people, from the previous population of 838 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
860
586-6.93%
7716.06%
1,0083.77%
838-6.50%
8841.02%

Location

Bukid is situated at approximately 5.9330, 120.9550, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 558.7 meters or 1,833.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bukid 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.