Liang, Municipality of Patikul, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityPatikul
Postal code7401
Population (2015)3,077
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates6.0688, 121.0395

Liang is a barangay in the municipality of Patikul, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,077. This represented 4.94% of the total population of Patikul.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Liang is 10 to 14, with 516 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 125
1 to 4228
5 to 9435
10 to 14516
15 to 19348
20 to 24202
25 to 29204
30 to 34265
35 to 39230
40 to 44182
45 to 49197
50 to 54127
55 to 5962
60 to 6429
65 to 6914
70 to 748
75 to 794
80 and over1
Total3,077

Historical population

The population of Liang grew from 462 in 1990 to 3,077 in 2015, an increase of 2,615 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 28.13%, or an increase of 2,240 people, from the previous population of 837 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
462
4760.56%
401-3.61%
1,29017.49%
837-14.57%
3,07728.13%

Location

Liang is situated at approximately 6.0688, 121.0395, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 98.2 meters or 322.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Liang 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.