Banting, Municipality of Tapul, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityTapul
Postal code7410
Population (2015)677
Philippine major island(s)Tapul
Coordinates5.7042, 120.8927

Banting is a barangay in the municipality of Tapul, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 677. This represented 3.72% of the total population of Tapul.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Banting is 10 to 14, with 109 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 19
1 to 484
5 to 9105
10 to 14109
15 to 1987
20 to 2454
25 to 2930
30 to 3431
35 to 3953
40 to 4440
45 to 4936
50 to 5417
55 to 5914
60 to 644
65 to 693
70 to 74
75 to 791
80 and over
Total677

Historical population

The population of Banting grew from 328 in 1990 to 677 in 2015, an increase of 349 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.29%, or an increase of 44 people, from the previous population of 633 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
328
4023.88%
4803.88%
8067.41%
633-8.42%
6771.29%

Location

Banting is situated at approximately 5.7042, 120.8927, in the island of Tapul. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 115.8 meters or 379.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Banting 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.