Languyan Proper, 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)3,441
Philippine major island(s)Tawitawi
Coordinates5.2420, 120.0858

Languyan Proper, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Languyan, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,441. This represented 10.27% of the total population of Languyan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Languyan Proper is 1 to 4, with 469 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 176
1 to 4469
5 to 9426
10 to 14327
15 to 19285
20 to 24378
25 to 29367
30 to 34305
35 to 39266
40 to 44189
45 to 49131
50 to 5491
55 to 5947
60 to 6445
65 to 6922
70 to 749
75 to 794
80 and over4
Total3,441

Historical population

The population of Languyan Proper fell from 3,606 in 1990 to 3,441 in 2015, a decrease of 165 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 4.88%, or a decrease of 1,035 people, from the previous population of 4,476 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,606
3,7040.50%
5,1457.30%
5,1860.11%
4,476-5.22%
3,441-4.88%

Location

Languyan Proper is situated at approximately 5.2420, 120.0858, in the island of Tawitawi. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 115.4 meters or 378.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Languyan Proper 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.