Paugan, Municipality of Parang, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityParang
Postal code7408
Population (2015)724
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9132, 120.9542

Paugan is a barangay in the municipality of Parang, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 724. This represented 1.16% of the total population of Parang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Paugan is 10 to 14, with 111 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 137
1 to 4108
5 to 992
10 to 14111
15 to 1970
20 to 2429
25 to 2929
30 to 3434
35 to 3976
40 to 4470
45 to 4931
50 to 5417
55 to 596
60 to 644
65 to 693
70 to 746
75 to 79
80 and over1
Total724

Historical population

The population of Paugan grew from 288 in 1990 to 724 in 2015, an increase of 436 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.62%, or an increase of 92 people, from the previous population of 632 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
288
3141.63%
3824.29%
6026.47%
6321.79%
7242.62%

Location

Paugan is situated at approximately 5.9132, 120.9542, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 99.5 meters or 326.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Paugan 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.