Gimba Lagasan, Municipality of Parang, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityParang
Postal code7408
Population (2015)1,516
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9061, 120.9580

Gimba Lagasan is a barangay in the municipality of Parang, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,516. This represented 2.44% of the total population of Parang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Gimba Lagasan is 5 to 9, with 370 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 131
1 to 4167
5 to 9370
10 to 14224
15 to 19129
20 to 2497
25 to 2988
30 to 3495
35 to 3998
40 to 4461
45 to 4956
50 to 5435
55 to 5926
60 to 6411
65 to 697
70 to 7412
75 to 795
80 and over4
Total1,516

Historical population

The population of Gimba Lagasan grew from 1,011 in 1990 to 1,516 in 2015, an increase of 505 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.93%, or an increase of 278 people, from the previous population of 1,238 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,011
1,1011.61%
1,2252.31%
1,5473.27%
1,238-7.79%
1,5163.93%

Location

Gimba Lagasan is situated at approximately 5.9061, 120.9580, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 40.3 meters or 132.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Gimba Lagasan 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.