Liang, Municipality of Parang, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityParang
Postal code7408
Population (2015)1,396
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9433, 120.9035

Liang is a barangay in the municipality of Parang, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,396. This represented 2.25% of the total population of Parang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Liang is 10 to 14, with 266 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 150
1 to 4143
5 to 9252
10 to 14266
15 to 19124
20 to 2470
25 to 2986
30 to 3491
35 to 39122
40 to 4476
45 to 4948
50 to 5427
55 to 5912
60 to 6412
65 to 695
70 to 746
75 to 795
80 and over1
Total1,396

Historical population

The population of Liang grew from 950 in 1990 to 1,396 in 2015, an increase of 446 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.22%, or an increase of 86 people, from the previous population of 1,310 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
950
1,2585.40%
1,2650.12%
1,4351.75%
1,310-3.26%
1,3961.22%

Location

Liang is situated at approximately 5.9433, 120.9035, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 59.0 meters or 193.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Liang 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.