Lower Sampunay, Municipality of Parang, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityParang
Postal code7408
Population (2015)1,247
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9497, 120.9075

Lower Sampunay is a barangay in the municipality of Parang, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,247. This represented 2.01% of the total population of Parang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lower Sampunay is 5 to 9, with 180 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 140
1 to 4118
5 to 9180
10 to 14176
15 to 19124
20 to 24114
25 to 2998
30 to 3492
35 to 3973
40 to 4465
45 to 4960
50 to 5430
55 to 5933
60 to 6418
65 to 6910
70 to 7410
75 to 793
80 and over3
Total1,247

Historical population

The population of Lower Sampunay fell from 1,254 in 1990 to 1,247 in 2015, a decrease of 7 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.39%, or an increase of 25 people, from the previous population of 1,222 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,254
1,035-3.53%
1,0430.17%
1,3924.06%
1,222-4.63%
1,2470.39%

Location

Lower Sampunay is situated at approximately 5.9497, 120.9075, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 76.5 meters or 251.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lower Sampunay 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.