Ligayan, Municipality of Sibutu, Province of Tawi-Tawi

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceTawi-Tawi
MunicipalitySibutu
Population (2015)1,964
Philippine major island(s)Sibutu
Coordinates4.6536, 119.4636

Ligayan is a barangay in the municipality of Sibutu, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,964. This represented 6.46% of the total population of Sibutu.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Ligayan is 5 to 9, with 350 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 141
1 to 4240
5 to 9350
10 to 14325
15 to 19224
20 to 24162
25 to 29128
30 to 34112
35 to 39117
40 to 4474
45 to 4986
50 to 5449
55 to 5925
60 to 6416
65 to 697
70 to 746
75 to 792
80 and over
Total1,964

Historical population

The population of Ligayan fell from 3,033 in 1990 to 1,964 in 2015, a decrease of 1,069 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.91%, or an increase of 91 people, from the previous population of 1,873 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,033
1,291-14.79%
1,9999.83%
3,4677.89%
1,873-20.08%
1,9640.91%

Location

Ligayan is situated at approximately 4.6536, 119.4636, in the island of Sibutu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 13.7 meters or 44.9 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Ligayan shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.