Buton Mahablo, Municipality of Parang, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityParang
Postal code7408
Population (2015)1,067
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9892, 120.8989

Buton Mahablo is a barangay in the municipality of Parang, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,067. This represented 1.72% of the total population of Parang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buton Mahablo is 1 to 4, with 227 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges Under 1, and 75 to 79, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 14
1 to 4227
5 to 9156
10 to 14117
15 to 19111
20 to 2481
25 to 2978
30 to 3451
35 to 3950
40 to 4463
45 to 4945
50 to 5428
55 to 5913
60 to 6410
65 to 6914
70 to 745
75 to 794
80 and over10
Total1,067

Historical population

The population of Buton Mahablo grew from 857 in 1990 to 1,067 in 2015, an increase of 210 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.73%, or an increase of 40 people, from the previous population of 1,027 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
857
9331.60%
1,0432.42%
1,2622.66%
1,027-7.23%
1,0670.73%

Location

Buton Mahablo is situated at approximately 5.9892, 120.8989, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 20.7 meters or 67.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buton Mahablo 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.