Upper Kamuntayan, Municipality of Talipao, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityTalipao
Postal code7403
Population (2015)1,067
Philippine major island(s)Jolo
Coordinates6.0181, 121.1005

Upper Kamuntayan is a barangay in the municipality of Talipao, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,067. This represented 1.33% of the total population of Talipao.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Upper Kamuntayan is 5 to 9, with 229 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 114
1 to 4112
5 to 9229
10 to 14160
15 to 1999
20 to 2471
25 to 2951
30 to 3466
35 to 39118
40 to 4461
45 to 4924
50 to 5423
55 to 5927
60 to 647
65 to 69
70 to 74
75 to 791
80 and over4
Total1,067

Historical population

The population of Upper Kamuntayan grew from 999 in 1990 to 1,067 in 2015, an increase of 68 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.05%, or an increase of 3 people, from the previous population of 1,064 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
999
957-0.80%
1,1564.13%
1,3392.05%
1,064-8.03%
1,0670.05%

Location

Upper Kamuntayan is situated at approximately 6.0181, 121.1005, in the island of Jolo. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 359.2 meters or 1,178.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Upper Kamuntayan 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.