Sampunay, Municipality of Parang, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityParang
Postal code7408
Population (2015)1,179
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9522, 120.9150

Sampunay is a barangay in the municipality of Parang, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,179. This represented 1.90% of the total population of Parang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sampunay is 10 to 14, with 144 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 112
1 to 4127
5 to 9132
10 to 14144
15 to 19119
20 to 2498
25 to 2979
30 to 3479
35 to 3981
40 to 44111
45 to 4947
50 to 5461
55 to 5917
60 to 6420
65 to 6913
70 to 7413
75 to 7920
80 and over6
Total1,179

Historical population

The population of Sampunay fell from 1,186 in 1990 to 1,179 in 2015, a decrease of 7 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.73%, or an increase of 44 people, from the previous population of 1,135 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,186
728-8.74%
9806.58%
1,2243.11%
1,135-2.71%
1,1790.73%

Location

Sampunay is situated at approximately 5.9522, 120.9150, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 97.3 meters or 319.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

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.