Danapa, Municipality of Parang, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityParang
Postal code7408
Population (2015)1,104
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9231, 120.9362

Danapa is a barangay in the municipality of Parang, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,104. This represented 1.78% of the total population of Parang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Danapa is 5 to 9, with 209 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 65 to 69, and 70 to 74, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 110
1 to 4109
5 to 9209
10 to 14206
15 to 19105
20 to 2446
25 to 2955
30 to 3483
35 to 39104
40 to 4484
45 to 4949
50 to 5427
55 to 595
60 to 646
65 to 691
70 to 741
75 to 792
80 and over2
Total1,104

Historical population

The population of Danapa grew from 840 in 1990 to 1,104 in 2015, an increase of 264 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.19%, or an increase of 168 people, from the previous population of 936 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
840
396-13.14%
5346.62%
1,24612.40%
936-9.89%
1,1043.19%

Location

Danapa is situated at approximately 5.9231, 120.9362, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 218.0 meters or 715.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Danapa 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.