Bilaan, Municipality of Talipao, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityTalipao
Postal code7403
Population (2015)3,730
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9778, 121.1096

Bilaan, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Talipao, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,730. This represented 4.65% of the total population of Talipao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bilaan is 5 to 9, with 640 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 6 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 156
1 to 4364
5 to 9640
10 to 14612
15 to 19504
20 to 24286
25 to 29278
30 to 34275
35 to 39245
40 to 44168
45 to 49144
50 to 5463
55 to 5934
60 to 6424
65 to 6915
70 to 7410
75 to 796
80 and over6
Total3,730

Historical population

The population of Bilaan grew from 1,221 in 1990 to 3,730 in 2015, an increase of 2,509 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 6.25%, or an increase of 1,017 people, from the previous population of 2,713 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,221
872-6.11%
1,1786.66%
2,1788.85%
2,7138.32%
3,7306.25%

Location

Bilaan is situated at approximately 5.9778, 121.1096, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 87.5 meters or 287.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bilaan shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

(Back to top)

Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.