Poblacion, Municipality of Parang, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityParang
Postal code7408
Population (2015)2,235
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9174, 120.9090

Poblacion, formerly Parang, is a barangay in the municipality of Parang, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,235. This represented 3.59% of the total population of Parang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Poblacion is 5 to 9, with 315 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 135
1 to 4209
5 to 9315
10 to 14314
15 to 19288
20 to 24224
25 to 29193
30 to 34150
35 to 39169
40 to 44104
45 to 4984
50 to 5460
55 to 5939
60 to 6423
65 to 6915
70 to 746
75 to 793
80 and over4
Total2,235

Historical population

The population of Poblacion grew from 1,083 in 1990 to 2,235 in 2015, an increase of 1,152 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.55%, or an increase of 277 people, from the previous population of 1,958 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,083
1,7729.66%
2,0423.09%
2,1810.91%
1,958-3.85%
2,2352.55%

Location

Poblacion is situated at approximately 5.9174, 120.9090, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 28.3 meters or 92.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Poblacion 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.