Puok, Municipality of Tapul, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityTapul
Postal code7410
Population (2015)1,196
Philippine major island(s)Tapul
Coordinates5.7228, 120.8923

Puok is a barangay in the municipality of Tapul, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,196. This represented 6.57% of the total population of Tapul.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Puok is 1 to 4, with 164 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 110
1 to 4164
5 to 9145
10 to 14136
15 to 1991
20 to 24105
25 to 29128
30 to 3471
35 to 3972
40 to 4473
45 to 4969
50 to 5438
55 to 5935
60 to 6434
65 to 6914
70 to 746
75 to 794
80 and over1
Total1,196

Historical population

The population of Puok grew from 1,190 in 1990 to 1,196 in 2015, an increase of 6 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.16%, or an increase of 10 people, from the previous population of 1,186 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,190
1,4583.88%
1,4640.09%
1,190-2.82%
1,186-0.12%
1,1960.16%

Location

Puok is situated at approximately 5.7228, 120.8923, in the island of Tapul. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 154.3 meters or 506.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Puok 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.