Butun, Municipality of Sapa-Sapa, Province of Tawi-Tawi

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceTawi-Tawi
MunicipalitySapa-Sapa
Postal code7503
Population (2015)967
Coordinates5.1138, 120.3023

Butun is a barangay in the municipality of Sapa-Sapa, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 967. This represented 3.13% of the total population of Sapa-Sapa.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Butun is 5 to 9, with 159 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 158
1 to 4126
5 to 9159
10 to 14132
15 to 1997
20 to 2484
25 to 2977
30 to 3463
35 to 3949
40 to 4431
45 to 4934
50 to 5417
55 to 598
60 to 6417
65 to 696
70 to 748
75 to 791
80 and over
Total967

Historical population

The population of Butun grew from 551 in 1990 to 967 in 2015, an increase of 416 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.68%, or an increase of 34 people, from the previous population of 933 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
551
6132.02%
8346.82%
1,1334.32%
933-6.83%
9670.68%

Location

Butun is situated at approximately 5.1138, 120.3023. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 12.4 meters or 40.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Butun 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.