Samak, Municipality of Talipao, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityTalipao
Postal code7403
Population (2015)1,249
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9827, 121.0757

Samak is a barangay in the municipality of Talipao, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,249. This represented 1.56% of the total population of Talipao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Samak is 10 to 14, with 215 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 115
1 to 4102
5 to 9171
10 to 14215
15 to 19173
20 to 24136
25 to 2995
30 to 3483
35 to 3974
40 to 4461
45 to 4939
50 to 5430
55 to 5921
60 to 6413
65 to 6914
70 to 744
75 to 792
80 and over1
Total1,249

Historical population

The population of Samak grew from 1,120 in 1990 to 1,249 in 2015, an increase of 129 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.03%, or an increase of 2 people, from the previous population of 1,247 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,120
1,064-0.96%
1,0810.34%
1,3863.49%
1,247-3.77%
1,2490.03%

Location

Samak is situated at approximately 5.9827, 121.0757, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 129.0 meters or 423.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Samak 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.