Karaha, 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)1,439
Philippine major island(s)Tawitawi
Coordinates5.1874, 120.0736

Karaha is a barangay in the municipality of Panglima Sugala, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,439. This represented 3.26% 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 Karaha is 5 to 9, with 225 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 70 to 74, and 75 to 79, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 126
1 to 4174
5 to 9225
10 to 14195
15 to 19158
20 to 24108
25 to 2995
30 to 3492
35 to 3999
40 to 4497
45 to 4979
50 to 5443
55 to 5917
60 to 6419
65 to 6910
70 to 741
75 to 791
80 and over
Total1,439

Historical population

The population of Karaha grew from 688 in 1990 to 1,439 in 2015, an increase of 751 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.63%, or an increase of 47 people, from the previous population of 1,392 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
688
7772.31%
1,0646.97%
1,7266.90%
1,392-7.53%
1,4390.63%

Location

Karaha is situated at approximately 5.1874, 120.0736, in the island of Tawitawi. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.9 meters or 29.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Karaha 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.