Maruwa, Municipality of Simunul, Province of Tawi-Tawi

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceTawi-Tawi
MunicipalitySimunul
Postal code7505
Population (2015)938
Coordinates4.9218, 119.8185

Maruwa is a barangay in the municipality of Simunul, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 938. This represented 3.00% of the total population of Simunul.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Maruwa is 20 to 24, with 119 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 7 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 126
1 to 488
5 to 9102
10 to 1490
15 to 19110
20 to 24119
25 to 2992
30 to 3453
35 to 3944
40 to 4452
45 to 4961
50 to 5433
55 to 5929
60 to 6416
65 to 698
70 to 748
75 to 797
80 and over
Total938

Historical population

The population of Maruwa grew from 554 in 1990 to 938 in 2015, an increase of 384 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.03%, or an increase of 136 people, from the previous population of 802 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
554
5600.20%
8729.96%
1,0202.19%
802-8.38%
9383.03%

Location

Maruwa is situated at approximately 4.9218, 119.8185. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.5 meters or 24.6 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Maruwa 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.