Tampakan, 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)2,453
Coordinates4.9106, 119.8021

Tampakan, formerly Poblacion, is a barangay in the municipality of Simunul, in the province of Tawi-Tawi. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,453. This represented 7.86% of the total population of Simunul.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Tampakan is 1 to 4, with 377 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 5 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 155
1 to 4377
5 to 9239
10 to 14227
15 to 19225
20 to 24163
25 to 29271
30 to 34188
35 to 39156
40 to 44127
45 to 4998
50 to 5481
55 to 59102
60 to 6460
65 to 6950
70 to 7423
75 to 796
80 and over5
Total2,453

Historical population

The population of Tampakan grew from 1,198 in 1990 to 2,453 in 2015, an increase of 1,255 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a negative growth rate of 1.73%, or a decrease of 235 people, from the previous population of 2,688 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,198
1,7457.30%
2,0733.76%
3,1906.12%
2,688-6.04%
2,453-1.73%

Location

Tampakan is situated at approximately 4.9106, 119.8021. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 11.6 meters or 38.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Tampakan 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.