Buhanginan, Municipality of Patikul, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityPatikul
Postal code7401
Population (2015)1,357
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates6.0789, 121.0875

Buhanginan, formerly Darayan, is a barangay in the municipality of Patikul, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,357. This represented 2.18% of the total population of Patikul.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buhanginan is 15 to 19, with 174 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 126
1 to 4114
5 to 9171
10 to 14161
15 to 19174
20 to 24163
25 to 29112
30 to 3484
35 to 3976
40 to 4463
45 to 4964
50 to 5451
55 to 5932
60 to 6422
65 to 6911
70 to 749
75 to 7913
80 and over11
Total1,357

Historical population

The population of Buhanginan grew from 917 in 1990 to 1,357 in 2015, an increase of 440 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.09%, or an increase of 75 people, from the previous population of 1,282 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
917
1,0412.40%
1,63310.13%
2,0112.91%
1,282-15.12%
1,3571.09%

Location

Buhanginan is situated at approximately 6.0789, 121.0875, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 53.3 meters or 174.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buhanginan 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.