Tuyang, Municipality of Talipao, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityTalipao
Postal code7403
Population (2015)2,053
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates5.9304, 121.1441

Tuyang is a barangay in the municipality of Talipao, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,053. This represented 2.56% of the total population of Talipao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tuyang is 5 to 9, with 387 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 129
1 to 4255
5 to 9387
10 to 14330
15 to 19225
20 to 24141
25 to 29151
30 to 34147
35 to 39133
40 to 4489
45 to 4964
50 to 5447
55 to 5920
60 to 6417
65 to 6911
70 to 744
75 to 793
80 and over
Total2,053

Historical population

The population of Tuyang grew from 1,177 in 1990 to 2,053 in 2015, an increase of 876 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.16%, or an increase of 477 people, from the previous population of 1,576 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,177
1,4263.66%
1,4920.97%
1,8863.28%
1,576-6.33%
2,0535.16%

Location

Tuyang is situated at approximately 5.9304, 121.1441, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 33.3 meters or 109.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tuyang 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.