Kuhaw, Municipality of Talipao, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityTalipao
Postal code7403
Population (2015)1,862
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9991, 121.1430

Kuhaw is a barangay in the municipality of Talipao, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,862. This represented 2.32% of the total population of Talipao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Kuhaw is 5 to 9, with 348 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 70 to 74, and 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 19
1 to 4321
5 to 9348
10 to 14259
15 to 19207
20 to 24119
25 to 29139
30 to 34127
35 to 39115
40 to 4479
45 to 4971
50 to 5428
55 to 5913
60 to 644
65 to 697
70 to 742
75 to 792
80 and over12
Total1,862

Historical population

The population of Kuhaw fell from 2,377 in 1990 to 1,862 in 2015, a decrease of 515 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.94%, or an increase of 89 people, from the previous population of 1,773 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,377
1,875-4.35%
1,638-2.86%
1,9072.12%
1,773-2.62%
1,8620.94%

Location

Kuhaw is situated at approximately 5.9991, 121.1430, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 167.0 meters or 547.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Kuhaw 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.