Lungan Gitong, Municipality of Parang, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityParang
Postal code7408
Population (2015)1,321
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9218, 120.9012

Lungan Gitong is a barangay in the municipality of Parang, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,321. This represented 2.12% of the total population of Parang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lungan Gitong is 1 to 4, with 256 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 126
1 to 4256
5 to 9173
10 to 1498
15 to 1973
20 to 24113
25 to 29118
30 to 34113
35 to 3986
40 to 4483
45 to 4969
50 to 5451
55 to 5936
60 to 649
65 to 697
70 to 747
75 to 791
80 and over2
Total1,321

Historical population

The population of Lungan Gitong grew from 1,163 in 1990 to 1,321 in 2015, an increase of 158 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.09%, or an increase of 73 people, from the previous population of 1,248 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,163
1,150-0.21%
1,2541.87%
1,4241.77%
1,248-4.69%
1,3211.09%

Location

Lungan Gitong is situated at approximately 5.9218, 120.9012, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 13.5 meters or 44.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lungan Gitong 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.