Sukah‑Bulan, 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)1,525
Coordinates4.9180, 119.8074

Sukah‑Bulan is a barangay in the municipality of Simunul, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,525. This represented 4.88% of the total population of Simunul.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sukah-Bulan is 5 to 9, with 202 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 119
1 to 4187
5 to 9202
10 to 14182
15 to 19146
20 to 24107
25 to 29108
30 to 34146
35 to 3983
40 to 4485
45 to 4952
50 to 5472
55 to 5952
60 to 6438
65 to 6918
70 to 7412
75 to 7913
80 and over3
Total1,525

Historical population

The population of Sukah-Bulan grew from 1,132 in 1990 to 1,525 in 2015, an increase of 393 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.22%, or a decrease of 102 people, from the previous population of 1,627 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,132
1,1971.05%
1,87310.08%
1,9250.38%
1,627-5.94%
1,525-1.22%

Location

Sukah‑Bulan is situated at approximately 4.9180, 119.8074. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.4 meters or 30.8 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Sukah‑Bulan 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.