Sapa, 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)1,659
Philippine major island(s)Cagayan de Sulu
Coordinates7.0198, 118.4680

Sapa is a barangay in the municipality of Mapun, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,659. This represented 6.24% of the total population of Mapun.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sapa is 15 to 19, with 200 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 70 to 74, with 11 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 117
1 to 4117
5 to 9195
10 to 14176
15 to 19200
20 to 24145
25 to 29137
30 to 34108
35 to 39113
40 to 4499
45 to 49101
50 to 5494
55 to 5955
60 to 6436
65 to 6926
70 to 7411
75 to 7914
80 and over15
Total1,659

Historical population

The population of Sapa grew from 1,320 in 1990 to 1,659 in 2015, an increase of 339 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 0.32%, or a decrease of 28 people, from the previous population of 1,687 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,320
1,3870.93%
1,7204.72%
1,8440.96%
1,687-3.19%
1,659-0.32%

Location

Sapa is situated at approximately 7.0198, 118.4680, in the island of Cagayan de Sulu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 133.1 meters or 436.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Sapa 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.