Sheik Makdum, Municipality of Sibutu, Province of Tawi-Tawi

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceTawi-Tawi
MunicipalitySibutu
Population (2015)2,749
Philippine major island(s)Sibutu
Coordinates4.7341, 119.4844

Sheik Makdum is a barangay in the municipality of Sibutu, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,749. This represented 9.05% of the total population of Sibutu.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sheik Makdum is 5 to 9, with 382 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 4 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1111
1 to 4287
5 to 9382
10 to 14281
15 to 19290
20 to 24287
25 to 29269
30 to 34173
35 to 39170
40 to 44113
45 to 49106
50 to 5493
55 to 5979
60 to 6444
65 to 6937
70 to 7416
75 to 794
80 and over7
Total2,749

Historical population

The population of Sheik Makdum grew from 1,267 in 1990 to 2,749 in 2015, an increase of 1,482 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.12%, or an increase of 634 people, from the previous population of 2,115 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,267
1,4562.64%
1,6432.62%
2,6977.07%
2,115-8.47%
2,7495.12%

Location

Sheik Makdum is situated at approximately 4.7341, 119.4844, in the island of Sibutu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 18.0 meters or 59.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

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

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Notes

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