Batu‑batu, Municipality of Panglima Sugala, Province of Tawi-Tawi

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceTawi-Tawi
MunicipalityPanglima Sugala
Postal code7501
Population (2015)3,380
Philippine major island(s)Tawitawi
Coordinates5.0865, 119.8898

Batu‑batu, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Panglima Sugala, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 3,380. This represented 7.65% of the total population of Panglima Sugala.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Batu-batu is 20 to 24, with 393 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 176
1 to 4383
5 to 9392
10 to 14381
15 to 19369
20 to 24393
25 to 29354
30 to 34193
35 to 39183
40 to 44171
45 to 49190
50 to 54129
55 to 5967
60 to 6435
65 to 6920
70 to 7424
75 to 797
80 and over13
Total3,380

Historical population

The population of Batu-batu grew from 1,572 in 1990 to 3,380 in 2015, an increase of 1,808 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.95%, or an increase of 885 people, from the previous population of 2,495 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,572
1,551-0.25%
2,3118.93%
3,2925.00%
2,495-9.60%
3,3805.95%

Location

Batu‑batu is situated at approximately 5.0865, 119.8898, in the island of Tawitawi. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 41.3 meters or 135.5 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Batu‑batu 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.