Payuhan, Municipality of Parang, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityParang
Postal code7408
Population (2015)1,684
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9420, 120.8981

Payuhan is a barangay in the municipality of Parang, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,684. This represented 2.71% of the total population of Parang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Payuhan is 10 to 14, with 288 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 119
1 to 4154
5 to 9195
10 to 14288
15 to 19275
20 to 24154
25 to 2999
30 to 3487
35 to 39123
40 to 44132
45 to 4997
50 to 5430
55 to 5915
60 to 647
65 to 694
70 to 742
75 to 792
80 and over1
Total1,684

Historical population

The population of Payuhan grew from 1,089 in 1990 to 1,684 in 2015, an increase of 595 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.17%, or an increase of 15 people, from the previous population of 1,669 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,089
1,5947.40%
1,9544.46%
2,2361.88%
1,669-10.10%
1,6840.17%

Location

Payuhan is situated at approximately 5.9420, 120.8981, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 40.9 meters or 134.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Payuhan 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.