Lupa Pula, 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)2,926
Philippine major island(s)Cagayan de Sulu
Coordinates6.9763, 118.5010

Lupa Pula, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Mapun, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,926. This represented 11.00% of the total population of Mapun.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Lupa Pula is 10 to 14, with 460 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 16 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 126
1 to 4270
5 to 9321
10 to 14460
15 to 19273
20 to 24235
25 to 29226
30 to 34192
35 to 39214
40 to 44205
45 to 49125
50 to 5498
55 to 59118
60 to 6460
65 to 6938
70 to 7424
75 to 7916
80 and over25
Total2,926

Historical population

The population of Lupa Pula grew from 902 in 1990 to 2,926 in 2015, an increase of 2,024 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 16.10%, or an increase of 1,590 people, from the previous population of 1,336 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
902
1,0472.83%
1,1632.28%
1,2541.04%
1,3362.33%
2,92616.10%

Location

Lupa Pula is situated at approximately 6.9763, 118.5010, in the island of Cagayan de Sulu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 42.8 meters or 140.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Lupa Pula 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.