Tukay, Municipality of Parang, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityParang
Postal code7408
Population (2015)1,311
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9234, 120.9541

Tukay is a barangay in the municipality of Parang, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,311. This represented 2.11% of the total population of Parang.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tukay is 10 to 14, with 229 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 147
1 to 493
5 to 9180
10 to 14229
15 to 19136
20 to 2484
25 to 29141
30 to 34111
35 to 39134
40 to 4447
45 to 4942
50 to 5425
55 to 599
60 to 649
65 to 6914
70 to 747
75 to 793
80 and over
Total1,311

Historical population

The population of Tukay grew from 1,006 in 1990 to 1,311 in 2015, an increase of 305 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.22%, or an increase of 81 people, from the previous population of 1,230 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,006
430-14.72%
5073.60%
1,29913.85%
1,230-1.97%
1,3111.22%

Location

Tukay is situated at approximately 5.9234, 120.9541, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 280.6 meters or 920.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tukay 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.