Bangkal, Municipality of Patikul, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityPatikul
Postal code7401
Population (2015)2,882
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates6.0532, 121.0428

Bangkal is a barangay in the municipality of Patikul, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,882. This represented 4.63% of the total population of Patikul.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bangkal is 15 to 19, with 410 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 145
1 to 4246
5 to 9302
10 to 14332
15 to 19410
20 to 24265
25 to 29244
30 to 34188
35 to 39201
40 to 44188
45 to 49166
50 to 54115
55 to 5980
60 to 6449
65 to 6923
70 to 7416
75 to 795
80 and over7
Total2,882

Historical population

The population of Bangkal grew from 1,660 in 1990 to 2,882 in 2015, an increase of 1,222 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.22%, or an increase of 178 people, from the previous population of 2,704 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,660
1,7270.74%
1,9722.89%
4,22111.07%
2,704-14.96%
2,8821.22%

Location

Bangkal is situated at approximately 6.0532, 121.0428, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 163.9 meters or 537.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bangkal 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.