Buroh, Municipality of Talipao, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityTalipao
Postal code7403
Population (2015)1,087
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates6.0006, 121.0594

Buroh is a barangay in the municipality of Talipao, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,087. This represented 1.35% of the total population of Talipao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Buroh is 5 to 9, with 189 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 114
1 to 4130
5 to 9189
10 to 14171
15 to 19156
20 to 2473
25 to 2967
30 to 3452
35 to 3950
40 to 4494
45 to 4941
50 to 5428
55 to 598
60 to 646
65 to 696
70 to 742
75 to 79
80 and over
Total1,087

Historical population

The population of Buroh grew from 811 in 1990 to 1,087 in 2015, an increase of 276 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.07%, or an increase of 59 people, from the previous population of 1,028 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
811
1,1566.87%
1,039-2.26%
1,1871.85%
1,028-5.10%
1,0871.07%

Location

Buroh is situated at approximately 6.0006, 121.0594, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 253.6 meters or 832.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Buroh 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.