Bakaw‑bakaw, Municipality of Languyan, Province of Tawi-Tawi

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceTawi-Tawi
MunicipalityLanguyan
Postal code7509
Population (2015)1,142
Philippine major island(s)Tawitawi
Coordinates5.2403, 120.0628

Bakaw‑bakaw is a barangay in the municipality of Languyan, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,142. This represented 3.41% of the total population of Languyan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Bakaw-bakaw is 1 to 4, with 505 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 60 to 64, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1114
1 to 4505
5 to 945
10 to 1415
15 to 1911
20 to 2418
25 to 29144
30 to 34160
35 to 3952
40 to 4437
45 to 4918
50 to 549
55 to 5910
60 to 644
65 to 69
70 to 74
75 to 79
80 and over
Total1,142

Historical population

The population of Bakaw-bakaw fell from 1,220 in 1990 to 1,142 in 2015, a decrease of 78 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 5.17%, or a decrease of 367 people, from the previous population of 1,509 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,220
1,2560.55%
1,5334.37%
1,9363.27%
1,509-8.67%
1,142-5.17%

Location

Bakaw‑bakaw is situated at approximately 5.2403, 120.0628, in the island of Tawitawi. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 20.2 meters or 66.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Bakaw‑bakaw 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.