Guppah, 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)1,938
Philippine major island(s)Cagayan de Sulu
Coordinates7.0207, 118.5005

Guppah is a barangay in the municipality of Mapun, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,938. This represented 7.29% of the total population of Mapun.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Guppah is 10 to 14, with 248 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 9 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 129
1 to 4121
5 to 9213
10 to 14248
15 to 19201
20 to 24173
25 to 29158
30 to 34168
35 to 39139
40 to 44114
45 to 4989
50 to 5495
55 to 5953
60 to 6458
65 to 6936
70 to 7422
75 to 799
80 and over12
Total1,938

Historical population

The population of Guppah fell from 1,980 in 1990 to 1,938 in 2015, a decrease of 42 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.77%, or a decrease of 80 people, from the previous population of 2,018 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,980
1,9930.12%
1,961-0.35%
2,0360.52%
2,018-0.32%
1,938-0.77%

Location

Guppah is situated at approximately 7.0207, 118.5005, in the island of Cagayan de Sulu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 107.7 meters or 353.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Guppah 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.