Igasan, Municipality of Patikul, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityPatikul
Postal code7401
Population (2015)1,469
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates6.0805, 121.0967

Igasan is a barangay in the municipality of Patikul, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,469. This represented 2.36% of the total population of Patikul.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Igasan is 10 to 14, with 155 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 10 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 129
1 to 4144
5 to 9133
10 to 14155
15 to 19148
20 to 24149
25 to 29136
30 to 34108
35 to 39106
40 to 4481
45 to 4983
50 to 5461
55 to 5950
60 to 6426
65 to 6922
70 to 7416
75 to 7912
80 and over10
Total1,469

Historical population

The population of Igasan grew from 586 in 1990 to 1,469 in 2015, an increase of 883 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.99%, or an increase of 387 people, from the previous population of 1,082 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
586
6100.75%
9479.89%
1,2423.81%
1,082-4.90%
1,4695.99%

Location

Igasan is situated at approximately 6.0805, 121.0967, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 50.7 meters or 166.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Igasan 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.