Sibutu, Municipality of Sibutu, Province of Tawi-Tawi

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceTawi-Tawi
MunicipalitySibutu
Population (2015)919
Philippine major island(s)Sibutu
Coordinates4.8523, 119.4696

Sibutu, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Sibutu, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 919. This represented 3.02% of the total population of Sibutu.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sibutu is 15 to 19, with 117 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 2 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 115
1 to 460
5 to 9100
10 to 1485
15 to 19117
20 to 24111
25 to 2983
30 to 3457
35 to 3982
40 to 4453
45 to 4952
50 to 5425
55 to 5932
60 to 6417
65 to 6917
70 to 748
75 to 793
80 and over2
Total919

Historical population

The population of Sibutu grew from 584 in 1990 to 919 in 2015, an increase of 335 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 9.49%, or a decrease of 633 people, from the previous population of 1,552 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
584
7003.45%
1,14411.11%
1,3382.18%
1,5525.55%
919-9.49%

Location

Sibutu is situated at approximately 4.8523, 119.4696, in the island of Sibutu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 12.3 meters or 40.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

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

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Notes

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