Erok‑erok, Municipality of Mapun, Province of Tawi-Tawi

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceTawi-Tawi
MunicipalityMapun
Postal code7508
Population (2015)2,114
Philippine major island(s)Cagayan de Sulu
Coordinates6.9907, 118.4494

Erok‑erok is a barangay in the municipality of Mapun, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,114. This represented 7.95% of the total population of Mapun.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Erok-erok is 5 to 9, with 280 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 149
1 to 4245
5 to 9280
10 to 14270
15 to 19197
20 to 24166
25 to 29175
30 to 34134
35 to 39153
40 to 44116
45 to 4983
50 to 5474
55 to 5967
60 to 6439
65 to 6926
70 to 7425
75 to 795
80 and over10
Total2,114

Historical population

The population of Erok-erok grew from 729 in 1990 to 2,114 in 2015, an increase of 1,385 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 19.84%, or an increase of 1,297 people, from the previous population of 817 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
729
8112.02%
804-0.19%
1,0173.29%
817-7.66%
2,11419.84%

Location

Erok‑erok is situated at approximately 6.9907, 118.4494, in the island of Cagayan de Sulu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 29.6 meters or 97.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Erok‑erok 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.